Master of Public Administration
Wichita State University

Program Details

Advance your career with the Master of Public Administration degree online.  This program prepares students for leadership positions in both public and nonprofit organizations as city managers, program managers, finance directors, and more.  The curriculum uses applied learning or a research experience to ensure students have the skills and experience that will allow them to enter the workforce with confidence.  Courses are a combination of theory and practice in public management, public finance, and public policy.

In addition to core courses, you will choose electives to round out your degree.  These electives may be used to complete graduate certificates in:

  • City and County Management
  • Economic Development
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Public Finance

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Wichita State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV