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Gabelli School Of Business
One Old Ferry Road
Bristol, RI 02809
Masters of Public Administration Program (MPA)
The program is based upon the standards outlined by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration. The MPA Program seeks:
The 36-credit program is offered in the evening to part-time students. There are two tracks – an In-Service track for working professionals in the field, and a Pre-Service track for students who have not yet had work experience. Courses will be taught in the following formats: traditional classroom, on-line, and directed study – a combination of classroom and on-line instruction.
The program consists of six core courses followed by four courses in a area of specialization (either Public Management or Health Care Management). The In-Service capstone experience is a research course followed by a directed study. The Pre-Service capstone experience consists of an internship course followed by a directed study.
Classification: Baccalaureate College—General
Locale: Small Suburb
Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999