Master of Public Administration
West Texas A & M University

Program Details

The online MPA is intended for working professionals looking for growth and promotion in their industries. The online Master of Public Administration provides the knowledge and skills that administrators need in organizations. This online program offers concentrations in local government and criminal justice.

Course topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Research methods
  • Public policy
  • Administrative theory and behavior
  • Emergency management and response

Students who earn the online master’s degree in public administration may find employment in a variety of organizations in the private sector or government. Career opportunities that may be available to graduates include Budget Analyst, Urban Planner, Community Services Manager, and Emergency Management Director. The ability to accurately analyze details and manage employees will equip graduates with the ability to succeed in a variety of roles in public administration.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

West Texas A & M University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent