If you aspire to a career in public service, then the IACBE accredited Master of Public Administration online degree program at Ashford University is for you.
Dr. George Holbrook is the Chair of Public Administration program for Forbes School of Business at Ashford University. He holds a Juris Doctorate from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, a Master of Public Administration from National University, and a BA in Biology and Chemistry from the University of California, San Diego. Read his full bio.
Online Public Administration Master's Degree Focus
As a graduate of the Master of Public Administration degree at Ashford University you will gain a wide range of proficiencies in financial management, budgeting, quantitative methods, urban planning, redevelopment, and personnel management. You will perfect your interpersonal and management skills while gaining expertise in decision making, policy implementation, and managing personnel in ways that embrace quality and diversity.
Special Terms and Conditions
Successful completion of this program by itself does not provide licensure or certification in any state, regardless of concentration or specialization. Students seeking licensure or certification in a particular profession are strongly encouraged to carefully research the requirements prior to enrollment. Requirements may vary by state. Ashford University does not guarantee that any professional organization will accept a graduate's application to sit for any exam for the purpose of professional certification.
The online courses in this graduate curriculum are taught by advanced-degree faculty with real-world experience in the subjects they teach.
If this program fits your personal and professional goals, contact Ashford University at 866.711.1700 to learn more, or request additional information.