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Master of Public Administration

Program Details

The University of San Francisco offers an online Master of Public Administration degree. The curriculum is meant to develop students’ leadership skills in handling diversity, ethical responsibility, and developing solutions to society’s needs. Public Administrators work to lead interactions and accomplish solutions amongst public, private, and non-profit sectors that help society as a whole.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Current resume
  • Two years of professional work experience
  • Statement of Purpose
  • 3.0 GPA preferred; 2.7 GPA minimum

Accreditation & Licensing

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission

National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)


USF is accepting applications for enrollment into online degree programs from residents in the following states: Arizona, California, Florida, Hawaii, Nevada, New York, Oregon, Texas, and Washington.