Study Discipline: Social Sciences
Study Programme Details
Country: United States
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Summer Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Part Time
Mode of Study: Online

Programme Type

Master's degree


17 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with Franklin University’s Master of Public Administration (MPA) program. Tailored to prepare you for leadership roles in public administration, this program is akin to an MBA for business executives. Elevate community interests and your career simultaneously by choosing this dynamic program.


Government and nonprofit sectors contribute significantly, comprising 25% of total U.S. employment. The Master of Public Administration (MPA) at Franklin University is designed for aspiring leaders in these sectors. It provides a transfer-friendly, online platform to equip you with the skills needed to address leadership challenges specific to public administration. Just as an MBA prepares business executives, our MPA program hones your ability to create administrative plans, make strategic decisions, and achieve organizational goals, all with a focus on advancing community interests.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a CHEA-accredited institution with a minimum GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Conditional enrollment available for applicants with a 2.5 GPA or higher. Below 2.5 GPA applicants can petition for conditional enrollment by submitting an essay outlining additional criteria.
  • Conditional enrollment requires achieving a final grade of “B” (3.0 GPA) or better in the first graduate-level course.
  • Managing Personnel & Information Systems
  • Methodological Reasoning and Quantitative Analysis
  • Management Decision Making Methods
  • Financial Management & Budgeting
  • Strategy, Collaboration, & Communication
  • Leading Government & Nonprofit Organizations

36 Credit Hours

the fee of course is 670USd per credit hours

Future Career Outcomes

Upon graduation, you’ll emerge as a well-rounded professional ready to tackle the complexities of public administration. With skills in government and nonprofit leadership, ethical decision-making, budgeting, and strategic communication, you’ll be equipped to address the challenges and contribute to positive transformations in your community.

Visa Requirements:

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