Master of Public Administration
Taft University System

Program Details

Advance your career serving the public with the Master of Public Administration degree online.  This is an intense graduate program that prepares students to serve the public good, making a positive impact on the national, state, and local levels and beyond.  Graduates go on to successful careers in local, state, and national government, international government, nonprofit organizations, and for-profit companies throughout the U.S. and around the world.  The curriculum covers the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • Mange organizations with diverse stakeholders
  • Advance public policy
  • Enhance public management
  • Bridge the public and private sectors
  • Use analysis to make informed decisions

There are two options to complete this program, the Independent Study and Directed Study modalities.  Both online, the Independent Study features asynchronous learning, allowing you to study when and where it is convenient and on your own timeline.  The Direct Study option is more structures and offers a collaborative online learning experience.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Taft University System is accredited by:

Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV