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Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.) - Health Policy

Walden University



The online Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.) - Health Policy degree program from Walden University has been created for those individuals who are looking to gain the in-depth understanding that is needed for leading public agencies or direct public policy organizations.

This is an ideal program for any individual who is looking for an advanced career in the public sector as qualified managers.

The goal of this online MPA degree is to aid its students in becoming effective managers who can translate various public policies into successful program and projects.

The expert faculty of this online health policy programs have included various international concepts into their in-depth curricula in order to broaden each student's perspective of policy.

Graduates of this online health policy program will study a number of topics, such as:

  • Introduction to Public Administration
  • Foundations for Graduate Study
  • Ethics and Social Justice
  • Organizational Management and Leadership
  • Human Resource Management: Building a Capable Workforce
  • Public Sector Economics
  • Strategic Planning: Collaboration, Cooperation, and Coordination
  • Public Policy Analysis
  • ,li>Applied Research and Evaluation Methods
  • Health Policy and Management
  • Legal and Regulatory Aspects of Public Health
  • Leadership, Professionalism, and Ethics in Public Health Practice

Graduates of this online degree in public policy and administration will have gained the knowledge that is needed for working within any area of the health and public policy.

All applicants must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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