Marywood University

College of Health and Human Services

Public Administration


2300 Adams Avenue

Scranton, PA 18509

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Public Administration

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Public administration (MPA) is a professional academic degree that addresses issues of public affairs on city, county, state, and federal levels, as well as within the nonprofit sector, NGOs and international organizations.  The program provides entry-level and mid-career participants from a variety of public, health and human service settings with practical directed experiences involving use of case studies, simulations, group discussion and analysis, interpersonal development exercises, audiovisual media, field observation and intense coursework.  Specializations are offered in General Public Administration, Nonprofit Management, and Homeland Security/Disaster Management.


Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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