FAQ: MPA Program Comparisons
The MPA, or Master of Public Administration, is the primary Masters degree in the Public Administration field. However, there are many concentrations and /or related graduate degrees in the public, political, and service sectors. Review the top MPA program comparisons below.
|American University||Master||Master of Public Administration and Policy||Website|
|Seton Hall University||Master||Master of Public Administration||Website|
|Drake University||Master||Master of Public Administration||Website|
|Fairleigh Dickinson University||Master||Master of Science in Cyber and Homeland Security||Website|
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American University's Online MPA Program is a NASPAA accredited MPA program. Graduate with your MPAP in 24 months with a foundational skillset to build on for life, strengthening your ability to adapt to changing needs and advance within or across sectors. 100% Online.
Earn a top-ranked Master of Public Administration online from UNC-Chapel Hill without relocating. MPA@UNC can be completed in as few as 18 months and no public service experience is required to apply. Advanced degree GRE waivers are available to those who qualify.