Public Administration Programs in Michigan

Public Administration Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants

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List of Public Administration Programs in Michigan

Public Administration Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants
Public Administration Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants
Central Michigan University - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
MPA program focuses on public and nonprofit sectors while developing skillset in public policy analysis, legal and constitutional frameworks, ethical decision solving, and collaboration and consensus-building within diverse environments. Program is offered at Petoskey, NCMC, Saginaw Center, and the Traverse City Center.
Mount Pleasant MI NASPAA | NCACSHLC Accredited
Concordia University-Ann Arbor -
Concordia University offers an MBA built for working students with on campus courses, independent E-learning and videoconferencing options. Concentrations include Corporate Communication, Environmental Studies, Finance, Health Care Administration, Human Resource Management, International Business, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Public Administration, Risk Management, Sport and Entertainment Business and Sustaining Business and Industry.
Ann Arbor MI NA Accredited
Eastern Michigan University - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
MPA degree at EMU is offered in the Political Science Department. MPA courses for the most part are based on-campus locations, but some components of the classes are given online by instructors at their discretion. Graduate certificates and a combined Bachelors/MPA program is also available.
Ypsilanti MI NASPAA | NCACSHLC Accredited
Grand Valley State University - Master of Public Administration
Grand Valley State University MPA is NASPAA accredited and open to full and part time students. Students are actively involved within the community in an urban setting for the GVSU MPA program. Scheduling is extremely flexible, with MPA courses at the downtown Pew campus at night and on weekends. A number of classes are online or built in hybrid formats. There are five different concentration tracks available.
Allendale MI NASPAA | NCACSHLC Accredited
Michigan Technological University -
Michigan Tech's MBA program is accredited by the AACSB that blends business, technology and innovation. The Tech MBA program offers students three areas of study: Technology and Decision-Making, Leadership and Management Skills, and Innovation and Strategy.
Houghton MI NCACSHLC Accredited
Northern Michigan University - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
The MPA program at Northern Michigan University is internationally recognized and is offered entirely online. This program has concentrations in the following areas: public management, criminal justice, human resources, and state and local government.
Marquette MI NCACSHLC Accredited
Oakland University - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
The Master of Public Administration (MPA) at Oakland University is offered during weekday evenings and on some Saturdays. The MPA program is a 40 credit program. An accelerated BS to MPA program is also available.
Rochester Hills MI NASPAA | NCACSHLC Accredited
Saginaw Valley State University - Master of Arts - Public Administration (MPA)
Saginaw Valley State's MPA program is for individuals desiring a career in the government, public service and nonprofit fields. This program offers Student Affairs Administration as a specialization.
University Center MI NCACSHLC Accredited
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
The Master of Public Administration the University of Michigan Ann Arbor is for professionals seeking to advance their public service career.
Ann Arbor MI NCACSHLC Accredited
University of Michigan-Flint - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
UM-Flint's Public Administration Program is designed for working professionals with a desire to expand their administration knowledge. Program concentration areas are Administration of Nonprofit Agencies, Criminal Justice Administration, Educational Administration, and Health Care Administration.
Flint MI NCACSHLC Accredited
University of Phoenix-Michigan -
The University of Phoenix - Michigan provides an MPA program for individuals advancing to management levels in public administration. This program is accredited by the NASPAA and is completed entirely online only.
Southfield MI NCACSHLC Accredited
Wayne State University - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
The Wayne State Graduate Program in Public Administration is for students advancing their public service careers. Concentration areas include: Health and Human Services Policy and Management, Economic Development Policy and Management, Human and Fiscal Resource Management, Nonprofit Policy and Management, Organizational Behavior and Management, and Urban and Metropolitan Policy and Management.
Detroit MI NASPAA | NCACSHLC Accredited
Western Michigan University - Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.)
The M.P.A. at Western Michigan University is accredited by the NASPAA and offers students quality public service instruction. The areas of concentration include Education, Career Preparation, Plurality and Diversity, Research, and Service.
Kalamazoo MI NASPAA | NCACSHLC Accredited