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Preparing Those Who Serve, to Lead
Leadership begins with you – and your online journey to a fulfilling career in public sector leadership begins at Anna Maria College.
What makes an online Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree from Anna Maria College the right choice for you?
Elected and appointed officials at all levels of government, head hunters, human resource directors, and decision makers in non-profit organization often view master’s degree as essential for mid and upper level positions. In the public sector, a Master’s Degree in Public Administration has the equivalent stature of an MBA in the private sector. You’ll gain the academic knowledge and practical skills you need to assist in gaining these jobs and succeed at the highest levels of leadership with the online MPA from Anna Maria College.
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The online MPA from Anna Maria College will help you earn the position if greater authority and autonomy that you seek. These specializations are available to match your specific career goals:
Today’s Curriculum, Ready for Tomorrow
When you enroll in Anna Maria College’s Master of Public Administration program, you’ll study Executive Leadership, Ethics, Public Policy, Strategic Planning and more. That’s the education you’ll need to bring out the very best in yourself and your team – and that’s what employers demand!
Courses are delivered by professors with decades of combined experience at all levels of public sector organizations.
Your Work Experience Counts at Anna Maria College
Do you have at least four years of work experience in public administration or one of the concentration areas? You may be eligible to waive up to two courses from the online MPA requirements. That means you could earn your online Master of Public Administration degree in as few as 10 courses.*
New for Executive Fire Officer graduate – Completion of the U. S. Fire Administration’s Executive Fire Officer program may qualify you for admission to the online Master of Public Administration program and earn you up to 12 credit hours toward an MPA with a Fire/Rescue specialization.**
The Anna Maria College Difference
At Anna Maria College, the latest online learning technology meets six decades of excellence in liberal arts education. Here’s what you can expect from Anna Maria College:
You’re moments away from the beginning of a career-building, life-changing journey. To start, call 877-265-3201 right now to speak with an Admissions Advisor about the online Master of Public Administration from Anna Maria College, or you can request more information.
*The Direct Track for Anna Maria College's Master of Public Administration is a total of 36 credit hours. For those who qualify, a Midcareer option is available in which only 30 credit hours are required.
*Midcareer enrollment is available to those who qualify with evidence of four years or more of related work experience.