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Master of Public Administration Program

Student of Master of Public Administration ProgramIf you are employed in a public service or health care organization, or are considering a career in the field, the N.A.S.P.A.A.-accredited Master of Public Administration Program (M.P.A.) at LIU Brooklyn may be the right program for you. The M.P.A. prepares public service professionals for managerial positions in government, health and non-profit sectors. It is open to students from all undergraduate fields and provides the foundations and advanced applications expected in a graduate program.

The Program focuses on competencies that employers want – leadership, ethical decision-making, analytical and budgeting expertise, written communication and oral presentation skills. Specialization courses in government, health and non-profit fields with a variety of sub-topics provide depth in the student’s area of interest. Focused capstone courses allow students to apply their new competencies in meaningful public service projects.

The M.P.A. Program offers:

  • Student-centered faculty members with doctoral degrees and strong practical experience in their fields
  • A diverse student body consisting of early- to mid-career professionals
  • Career guidance and support from faculty members, M.P.A. graduate academic advisor and career counselor, and the Career Development Office
  • Guidelines that serve as platforms for a variety of program interests and emphases

Admission is on a rolling basis, so you can start your course of study during the fall, spring or summer. Call Ms. Maria Yangas at 718-488-1071 for more information or fill out an online application now.