With the extraordinary economic and political pressures facing public and non-profit organizations, today’s public administrators need strategic solutions that effectively meet societal needs and benefit the common good. Students in the University of San Francisco online MPA program examine the role of ethics in public service, learn to develop effective public policy, discover new ways to build strong partnerships and address the challenges of budgeting resources. They also examine ways to achieve accurate forecasting, plan and implement human resource and other program initiatives, along with evaluating the impact of emerging technologies.
- Continue your current career while completing this 100% online program in as few as 24 months. No GRE is required.
- Benefit from optimal class sizes while networking and building enduring relationships with fellow students and faculty.
- Immediately apply what you learn in your workplace to improve programs and policies benefiting your organization, communities and your personal career growth.
- Take advantage of an MPA program that derives its curriculum following the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA) accreditation standards for master's degree programs.