Notre Dame de Namur University
School of Business and Management
Public Administration (MPA)
1500 Ralston Ave
Belmont, CA 94002
NDNU's Master of Public Administration (MPA) prepares students to meet modern-day demands for accountability and effectiveness in public and nonprofit organizations. The MPA curriculum develops theoretical and practical foundations for the practice of effective public management in a wide range of public service functional areas. Students gain relevant knowledge and skills in public policy, administration, program evaluation, and decision-making in order to be effective advocates for change. This degree program emphasizes close involvement with leaders from a wide variety of public sector organizations, enabling graduates to make contributions to various levels and functions of administration.
Concentration Options: Human Resource Management or Public Affairs Administration
- Start Terms: Fall, Spring, and Summer
- Courses are conveniently scheduled in the evening or 100% online.
- Online Application
- Transcripts from all colleges attended
- Two letters of recommendation
- Current resume
- The satisfactory completion of undergraduate course work in political science, psychology, sociology and statistics.
- No GRE required
Accreditation:Notre Dame de Namur University is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
Eligibility Requirements:Students must have a Bachelors degree from an accredited institution.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
Classification: Master's College or University I
Loans Offered: Applicants may apply for loans by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA Code: 001179
Locale: Large Suburb
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