Program is 100% online. EKU's MPA program is the first MPA degree in Kentucky. Program is available in two different tracks Masters Degree in Public Administration Customizable General Track and the Masters Degree in Public Administration Community Development Track. Certificate options are available for the general track in homeland security, emergency management, occupational safety, and fire and emergency services. Core MPA curriculum includes Administrative Law, Ethics and Public Policy, Public Sector Leadership, Organizations, and Management, HR management, and Policy Analysis and Program Evaluation. Tracks contain more specific classes.
Sullivan University offers students a public management degree that is rooted in managerial sciences. Concentration areas include healthcare management, conflict management and strategic human capital management.
The Masters of Public Administration (MPA) at Kentucky State University is offered in the evening to accommodate students that are already employed at a full time position. Typically, taking two courses per semester, the MPA degree can be completed in about three years.
Master of Public Administration teaches a theoretically informed management program that builds public leaders commited to civic vitue and excellence. Specializations are available in Nonprofit Management and Community Development, Federalism and Public Affairs, and Homeland Security and Political Theory.
Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree at Northern Kentucky University is a 39-credit hour program that prepares to lead in government agencies, hospitals, universities, and non profit organizations. Evening, weekend, and online classes are available. Students that currently work and have 5+ years of experience in the public sector are not required to take the GRE for entry to this program.
An MPA degree from UKY provides students the knowledge for careers in the public service sectors. Concentration areas include: Economic Development, Education Policy, Environmental Policy, Health Policy, International Policy and Management, Non-Profit Management, Policy Analysis, Public Financial Management, and Transportation Systems Management.
The University of Louisville offers students an MPA program that is fully accredited by the NASPAA. The MPA has specializations in city management, non-profit management, human resource management, planning, policy analysis, applied research, community and economic development, and government and organizational theory.