University of Colorado At Colorado Springs

School of Public Affairs

Public Administration



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Public Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) program expertly blends educational theory and practice. Most faculty hold the highest degree (Ph.D.) in their respective fields and research extensively. Respected government officials and public and nonprofit administrators share their management expertise and perspectives on public policies. The program's balanced theoretical and practical mix fully prepares individuals for the complex challenges facing today's public and nonprofit leaders in the state, region and nation. Courses hone the skills and knowledge needed for effective organizational management or to formulate and implement policy.


Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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