Public Administration Programs in New Jersey

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School and Program Information Online Program? GRE Requirements Course Information
American University
Online Master of Public Administration and Policy (MPAP)
Master's in Public Policy (MPP)
NASPAA Accredited
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Anna Maria College
Online Master of Public Administration
NEASC Accredited
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George Washington University
Online Master of Professional Studies in Strategic Public Relations
MSCHE Accredited
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Public Administration Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants

Earn a master’s degree from a top-ranked school for public affairs. American University brings DC to you with the online Master of Public Administration and Policy (MPAP), combining our nationally recognized and NASPAA-accredited Master’s in Public Administration (MPA) and Master’s in Public Policy (MPP) degree programs into one foundational, highly marketable credential. Click here for more program information.

The Johns Hopkins University Center for Advanced Governmental Studies brings together theory and practice in the study of government and its effects, domestically and abroad. Earn a master’s degree (choose from 3 specialty programs) or graduate certificate (4 different options) with the prestige of Johns Hopkins University and the flexibility of AAP’s online options. Choose to study Government, Public Management, Government Analytics, and more.

When you earn your online Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.) in Non-Profit Management from Seton Hall University, you build the foundation in all aspects of public administration to turn theory into practice. You will acquire the knowledge and skills you need to run and manage non-profit and government organizations to effect positive change and improve communities. NASPAA Accredited. GRE/GMAT waivers available.
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List of Public Administration Programs in New Jersey

Public Administration Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants

American University

Master of Public Administration and Policy (Online)
NASPAA Accredited

Seton Hall University

Master of Public Administration in Non-Profit Management
NASPAA Accredited
Public Administration Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants
Centenary College - Masters of Arts in Leadership and Public Administration (MLPA)
Centenary University offers an MLPA online degree program which prepares students for careers in supervision and management positions. Emphasis is placed on leadership skills, interaction of public offices, and individual development of actual leadership abilities.
Hackettstown NJ MSCHE Accredited
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus - Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.)
The NASPAA accredited M.P.A. program at Fairleigh Dickinson University provides students with analytic and managerial skills needed to deal with public administration issues. Specializations are available in: bilingual administration, global transportation management, health services administration, international relations and diplomacy, nursing management and public management.
Teaneck NJ MSCHE Accredited
Kean University - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
The Kean University Master of Public Administration is focused primarily on in-service students that want to take part-time graduate MPA courses to upgrade and improve their background and skilset for nonprofit and government careers.
Union NJ NASPAA | MSCHE Accredited
Monmouth University - Master of Arts in Public Policy (MAPP)
The MA in Public Policy from Monmouth University prepares students for policy analysis and public service careers. Monmouth also offers two separate Public Policy tracks - Non-Thesis Track and Thesis Track.
West Long Branch NJ MSCHE Accredited
Princeton University - MPA
The MPA program at Princeton offers already working professionals with the knowledge to become leaders in the public sector.
Princeton NJ MSCHE Accredited
Rider University - Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rider University offers an MBA program on campus or online and with evening classes available. Concentrations include business analytics, finance, forensic accounting, or global business.
Lawrenceville NJ MSCHE Accredited
Rutgers University-Camden - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Camden NJ MSCHE Accredited
Rutgers University-New Brunswick - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
New Brunswick NJ MSCHE Accredited
Rutgers University-Newark - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
The MPA program at Rutgers SPAA offers professionals the knowledge in public administration and social issues. Concentrations within the MPA program include Leadership of Public Organizations, Budgeting and Financial Management, Nonprofit Management, Public and Nonprofit Performance Management,Healthcare Administration, and Technology and Information Management.
Newark NJ MSCHE Accredited
Rutgers University-Newark - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
The MPA program at Rutgers SPAA offers professionals the knowledge in public administration and social issues. Concentrations within the MPA program include Leadership of Public Organizations, Budgeting and Financial Management, Nonprofit Management, Public and Nonprofit Performance Management,Healthcare Administration, and Technology and Information Management.
Newark NJ MSCHE Accredited
Rutgers University, Camden - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
NJ NASPAA Accredited
Rutgers University, Newark - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
The MPA program at Rutgers SPAA offers professionals the knowledge in public administration and social issues. Concentrations within the MPA program include Leadership of Public Organizations, Budgeting and Financial Management, Nonprofit Management, Public and Nonprofit Performance Management,Healthcare Administration, and Technology and Information Management.
NJ NASPAA Accredited
Saint Peter's University - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Saint Peters University offers students an MPA degree they can implement in real world solutions.
Jersey City NJ MSCHE Accredited
Seton Hall University - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
The MPA program at Seton Hall University was ranked 17th in the country for nonprofit management by US News and World Report. The program is a 39 credit program, and includes courses in public service, management, research and statistical analysis, and managerial decision making. Concentration options include Health Policy and Management, Nonprofit Organization Management, Public Service in Leadership, Governance and Policy, and Data Visualization and Analytics.
South Orange NJ NASPAA | MSCHE Accredited
Strayer University-New Jersey - Master of Public Administration (MPA)
The MPA program at Strayer - Cherry Hill offers courses online, on campus or both. Students gain knowledge in the nonprofit and government fields.
Cherry Hill NJ MSCHE Accredited