Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.) - General Program
Offered By: Walden University
Across the public sector spectrum, career opportunities are predicted to expand rapidly over the next five years. At every levelâ€”federal, state, and localâ€”this growth trend in employment will fuel a demand for qualified managers who can lead public agencies or direct public policy organizations.* Prepare to advance your career and to meet this increasing need for public sector professionals as you gain the skills to translate public policies into effective programs and projects. International themes and concepts incorporated throughout your coursework will broaden your perspective of public service. Walden's M.P.A. program can be completed in less than two years, depending on individual progress and credits transferred. Gain a broad understanding of the field of public policy and administration and acquire the knowledge and experience to pursue a variety of career options in the field.
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Career Guide to Industries, 2008â€“09 Edition