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      Master of Public Administration

      • Are you a professional with natural leadership abilities working in the public or non-profit sectors? The Masters of Public Administration (MPA) program at Argosy University is designed to develop action-oriented problem-solving managers for the public sector, especially at the state and local levels of government.  Designed for working adults, students have the opportunity to develop the competencies required to execute the duties and responsibilities of public sector managers, including evaluation and supervision of employees, reinforcement of the organizational mission, and effectively managing organizational resources.

      • Students can work with an Academic Counselor to tailor their coursework to their specific needs. Students in the MPA program can choose from three specializations:

        • State and Local Government
        • Emergency Preparedness and Response
        • Homeland Security

        TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

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        ACCREDITATION

        Argosy University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501, http://www.wascsenior.org)

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      Concentrations

      • State and Local Government
      • Emergency Preparedness and Response
      • Homeland Security

      Careers

      • Politics
      • Federal or local government civil service
      • General public or private management
      • Military service
      • Family and child support services
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