University of New Haven

Master of Public Administration


300 Boston Post Road

West Haven, CT 06516

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Public Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

The University of New Haven has a deep understanding of how to support and grow the future leaders of governments and non-profits. Our online Master of Public Administration can position you for success while allowing you to continue to work. The master’s degree also provides you with the flexibility to choose a concentration or customize one to your needs.  Concentrations include Municipal Management, Fire Administration, or Nonprofit Management.

The Municipal Management concentration prepares graduates to meet the unique issues faced by local and city governments. Learn to conduct research into public sector issues, formulate policy, manage public sector budgets, and address other common challenges faced by local and metro areas.

The Fire Administration concentration addresses the unique challenges faced by leaders in the fire service. Learn to run a fire department, set a public budget, manage resources, and develop strategic plans to meet the ever-changing demands placed upon your fire department.

The Nonprofit Management concentration prepares graduates to assume leadership roles in nonprofit organizations and to strategically grow those organizations to maximize resources and impact. Learn to develop strategic plans, acquire funding, manage resources, and engage in effective public relations.

Most courses are offered in the 6 to 7.5-week format, so you can take one course per mini-term for maximum work-life balance.  The online courses are asynchronous, which means you can complete coursework when it’s convenient for you. You have deadlines, but not class times.

No GRE or GMAT is required to apply for the program. our


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

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Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

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