Norwich University

Master of Public Administration - General


158 Harmon Drive

Northfield, VT 05663

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Public Administration - General

Format: Online

Program Description:

The public sector needs strong leaders at every level to implement new ideas and to tackle today’s tough issues. The Master of Public Administration online program from Norwich University gives students the opportunity to acquire the skills that the field demands with the flexibility of a 100% online platform. Build the foundation of your public administration education with a rigorous core curriculum that focuses on policy implementation, research and analysis, law and organizational leadership. Expand your degree by choosing from eight concentrations, ranging from Nonprofit Management to Public Administration Leadership and Crisis Management. Develop your financial literacy, critical thinking, communication, interpersonal and leadership skills with Norwich University, a leader in the field of public service education since 1819.


  • Study with the nation’s first private military college, the birthplace of the ROTC and a New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC)-accredited university.
  • Choose from eight concentrations:
  1. Public Administration Leadership and Crisis Management           
  2. Public Works and Sustainability
  3. Criminal Justice and Public Safety
  4. Fiscal Management
  5. International Development and Influence
  6. Policy Analysis and Analytics
  7. Nonprofit Management
  8. Municipal Governance
  •  Learn from a faculty of industry leaders and PhD-level experts in an intimate learning environment with just 16 students per class.
  • Work at your own pace with four start dates and a direct path to graduation in as few as 18 months, all on a convenient and accessible online format.  

You’ve got the passion. Bring it to life with Norwich University.


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Eligibility Requirements:

You must have at least a Bachelor's Degree at the time you apply for a Norwich University Master's Degree Program.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Distant Town

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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