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Master of Public Administration Grand Valley State University Grand Valley State University, USA

Intake Jan 2024, May 2024

Jan 2023, Aug 2023

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USD 14750

Tuition Fee (USD)

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USD 30

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24 months


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Program Overview

The curriculum is designed to prepare you to act ethically and effectively in the public sector at the federal, state or local level; in policy analysis advocacy and evaluation positions; in health care management and administration; nonprofit management and leadership; and criminal justice management and administration.

The M.P.A. program offers the following concentrations:

  • Criminal justice
  • Health administration
  • Nonprofit management and leadership
  • Policy analysis, advocacy, and evaluation
  • State, regional, and local governance

Why Study Public Administration At Grand Valley?

  • The M.P.A. serves both part- and full-time students with a flexible delivery that includes evening and weekend courses, workshops, and web-enhanced learning.
  • The curriculum is supportive of our students' diverse career goals and provides concentrations to help achieve those goals.
  • Students can participate in research opportunities that have local and regional impact.
  • Professional internship opportunities are available and encouraged. Students can participate in up to two, three-credit internships.
  • Accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration for more than 20 years.
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Additional Information

Program Level Master's Degree

College/University Processing Time 30

Program Intensity Full-Time

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted into this program, applicants must have a Bachelor's Degree.

    6.5 IELTS Score
    80 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
    53 PTE Score Minimum Overall Score
    105 Duolingo Minimum Overall Score
    60% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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    USD 30

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    9000 Per year

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