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Master of Public Administration - Public Policy

South University

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Description

South University's online Master of Public Administration - Public Policy has been specifically created for those individuals who are in search of a flexible online degree program that will instill in them the managerial skills and technical knowledge that is needed for working within various areas of the government.

As a student in this online MPA in Public Policy degree program, individuals will work with a number of experts with years of experience in the field to develop an in-depth understanding of the processes behind public policy.

During the course of this online degree in public policy, students will partake in a number of online MPA courses that will cover topics, such as:

  • Public policy analysis
  • Program evaluation
  • Legislative and judicial processes
  • Public policy economics

This online MPA in public policy program has been created to address the needs of students who are looking to develop their knowledge of local, state, and national governmental and non-profit organizations.

Based on core, specialization, elective, and capstone courses that cover a broad range of governmental and non-profit topics, this online MPA in Public Policy will develop each student's knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Graduates of this online degree in public policy will have develop the complex skills and in-depth knowledge that is needed for succeeding within a number of careers, such as:

  • Project/program manager
  • Administrative services specialist
  • Departmental manager
  • Analyst
  • Economic development specialist

Applicants must have proof of high school graduation or GED, completed a bachelor's degree with a GPA of 2.7 or better on a 4.0 scale, or completed a bachelor's degree with a minimum combined GMAT score within the 50th percentile.

Accreditation Information

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

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