Graduate and Certificate Programs

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Graduate Programs

Administration (MA)

The Master of Arts in Administration develops the critical administrative competencies that contribute to workplace success. This graduate degree program is designed for adult learners focusing on administration, leadership, communication, and teamwork. You gain a foundation in administrative theories, applications and approaches within the broad social, economic, technological, and political environments of private, public, or nonprofit organizations. This program fully available both in class and online.

Public Administration (MPA)

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) is designed as a professional development program for adult learners with a focus on the administration of public, nonprofit, and other organizations that serve a public purpose. The program is grounded in an assessment of how the modern public sector workplace has evolved and the factors responsible for its evolution. It is the mission of the MPA program to instill in learners a commitment to ethical public service for the protection of the public interest and public trust, and to finding solutions to human, social, economic, and environmental problems. This program fully available both in class and online.

Public Administration (MPA) Specialization in Nonprofit

Students in the MPA program that have an interest in the nonprofit sector also have an opportunity to earn a Specialization in Nonprofit Administration. As a part of the MPA program the Specialization will inform the distinctive administration skills needed by those working in nonprofit agencies and those working in both private and public sectors that work in partnership with nonprofit organizations. This specialization is intended for new and current Barry University MPA students who want to acquire skills in leading nonprofit organizations. The specialization courses are offered fully online and at selected sites across the state of Florida.

Post Baccalaureate Certificates

Health Services Administration Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

The Health Services Administration Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program provides a broad view of today's health care system. This program is designed for students seeking management positions in areas such as hospitals, medical or dental clinics, group medical practices, managed care organizations, long-term care facilities, insurance companies, home health agencies, and government agencies.

Human Resource Administration Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

The Human Resource Administration Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program addresses the essential HR body of knowledge recommended by the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) in order to prepare for the PHR and SPHR certification exams.

Information Technology Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

The Information Technology Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program provides the basic theoretical knowledge and technical skills required by today's IT professionals to provide tech solutions to organizations. Courses cover topics including operating systems, telecommunications, computer networks, web design and publishing, and databases.

Legal Studies Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

The Legal Studies Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program includes eight legal courses that you can complete in less than one year. The program is designed to prepare you for paralegal positions in areas of law practice. A bachelor's degree in any field is required for this program.

Public Administration Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

The Public Administration Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program provides you with an understanding and real-world applications of the principles essential to the effective management of public agencies. The program consists of seven courses and is designed for students with a bachelor's degree in a field other than public administration.