Arkansas State University

Master of Public Administration Public Management area of focus (MPA)


2105 E Aggie Road

Jonesboro, AR 72401

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Public Administration Public Management area of focus (MPA)

Format: Online

Program Description:

Affordably Achieve Career Advancement with an MPA Public Management

Fulfill your passion for public service and advance your career opportunities! The Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public Management online degree program at A-State gives you the knowledge and skills to make a greater impact in your community. You will benefit from A-State’s low cost tuition and flexible coursework while you earn your graduate degree 100% online. Unlike most MPA degrees, our Public Management track allows you to focus on the skills specific to management and administration in the public sector so that you can pursue upper-level leadership positions.

Top reasons to enroll:

  • Affordable tuition – just $10,368
  • 100% online coursework – flexible for your busy schedule
  • Complete your degree in as few as 18 months
  • Multiple start dates throughout the year

In this program, you will:

  • Learn to support communities and social infrastructures using clear communication and ethical and effective management techniques
  • Examine administrative structures and patterns of behavior in public organizations
  • Develop a theoretical and technical framework for understanding the fundamentals of policy analysis and evaluation
  • Gain an understanding of public information management and financial planning in local government



Arkansas State University, Master of Public Administration Program – NASPAA Accredited Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

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