Candidates with less than a 2.5 GPA may be considered for admission. Provisional acceptance on a case by case basis may be granted by the Program Coordinator.
All provisionally accepted students with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or less will be eligible to register for up to 6 credits. Students must earn a ‘B’ grade or better in each class to be eligible to continue in the program
Any questions or clarifications may be referred to your academic advisor.
Minimum 36 Credits To Complete Degree
Theories, Principles and Practice of Public Administration
Values and Ethics in Public Administration
Public Policy Analysis and Evaluation
Seminar in Public Financial Administration
Seminar in Public Human Resources Administration
Leadership in Public Purpose Organizations
Public Law and Administration
Public Planning and Growth Management
Capstone: Applied Project
Elective Courses (6 Credits/Select 2)
Productivity Improvement in the Public Sector
Public Policy and Administrative Process
MPA Nonprofit Administration Specialization Track (12 Credits)
Choose 3 Courses From:
Philanthropy and Fundraising for Nonprofit Organizations
Human Resources for Nonprofit Organizations: Board Governance and Volunteer Management
Strategic Planning and Budgeting for Nonprofit Organizations
Nonprofit Program Evaluation
Students electing to complete the Nonprofit Specialization must notify their academic advisor and complete the appropriate paperwork. Upon successful completion of the specialization, the register will note the specialization on the transcript.