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Public Administration (Public Policy and Administration)

The City University of New York

48 months
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620 USD/credit 20770 USD/year
620 USD/credit 20770 USD/year
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About

The BS/MPA in Public Administration (Public Policy and Administration) from The City University of New York examines decision making, leadership and management in public agencies and nonprofit organizations.

Overview

The BS/MPA in Public Administration (Public Policy and Administration) from The City University of New York introduces students to the field of public administration, including its scope, content, literature and relationship to other disciplines. This is accomplished through a curriculum that focuses on developing core competencies for new and mid–career public administration students.

The Master of Public Administration

The mission of the Master of Public Administration Program in Public Policy and Administration at John Jay College of Criminal Justice is to prepare students for careers in public agencies and independent organizations and to advance the study of Public Policy and Administration through scholarly and applied research and community service. 

The program seeks to inspire students to the highest ideals of citizenship and public service and provide them with the opportunities to acquire professional and political knowledge and skills based on academic instruction and study, public service experience and partnerships with faculty in scholarly endeavors.

Learning outcomes 

Students will:

  • Identify the core mechanisms of public administration including the organization and management of human and financial resources. 
  • Discuss the political, economic, legal and social environments of public policy and administration.
  • Explain the unique challenges and opportunities of providing public goods and services in a diverse society. The includes the understanding of public administration and policy in an international and comparative context. 
  • Define and diagnose decision situations, collect and analyze data, develop and implement effective courses of action, and evaluate results
  • Organize and communicate information clearly to a variety of audiences by means of oral presentation, written documents and reports, and quantitative graphs, charts and tables.
  • Pre-service and in-service students synthesize and apply decision-making, leadership and management skills in public agencies or non-profit organizations. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information in Public Administration
  • International Public Administration
  • Leadership, Supervision and Performance
  • Decisions in Crises
  • Planning and Policy Analysis
  • Principles and Methods of Statistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • ALL entering freshmen must apply to The City University of New York (CUNY) through the University Application Processing Center (UAPC).
  • In addition to completing the online application, students must:
  • Request that all official high school transcripts be sent to UAPC
  • If the student is a GED holder, photocopies of the GED scores and diploma must be sent to UAPC along with all high school transcripts.
  • International students must also provide the following:
  • Photocopies of secondary school documents/transcripts, mark sheets, and/or diploma
  • A copy of the TOEFL exam, if applicable
  • $65 non-refundable application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 620 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    20770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 620 USD per credit during 48 months.

Resident

  • Full-time $3,465/semester

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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