Study cover for Public Administration
Bachelor Online

Public Administration

National University

48 months
Duration
1665 USD/module
1665 USD/module
Unknown
Tuition fee
Anytime
Unknown
Apply date
Anytime
Unknown
Start date

About

Learn how to analyze the operations and procedures of public management as well as nonprofits, and develop relevant management skills with the Bachelor of Public Administration (BPA) at the National University. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

In the Bachelor of Public Administration (BPA) at the National University , you’ll be exposed to the central theories of public administration. You’ll find ways to apply public administration theories and practices in program and resource management, and understand accounting and budgeting for government agencies and nonprofits.

Careers in the public administration field are varied and challenging. If you choose to pursue this dynamic degree, there are wide career opportunities you can pursue in government at the local, state, and federal levels. Your career path could include teaching or training assignments, or research in government organizations and in nonprofit organizations. The public sector is always in need of professionals with the rigorous training to meet the complexities of the management of public programs and assets.

Program Learning Outcomes 

  • Develop skills in managing a public sector or nonprofit organization.
  • Apply the theories and practices in program and resource management.
  • Apply the theories and practices of accounting and budgeting in government and nonprofits.
  • Evaluate the role of community groups in local government.
  • Analyze ethical situations in the public sector.
  • Utilize research process to address a current problem in public administration.

Career Opportunities for Public Administration

  • Administrative Officer
  • City managers
  • County administrators
  • Department Heads
  • Grant Administration
  • Financial Management
  • Government Community Relations
  • Government Office Management
  • Planning/ Development Director
  • Public Policy
  • Urban Planning Management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Policy Development
  • Urban Environments
  • Ethics in Law, Business & Mgmt.
  • Government Relations
  • Management Science
  • Nonprofit Management 
  • Adaptive Leadership in Change

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details
  • This program starts monthly.

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official high school transcripts and mark sheets (and certified English translations, if applicable)
  • Official high school diploma/proof of graduation (and certified English translations, if applicable)
  • Official post-secondary transcripts and diplomas if post-secondary schooling was pursued by applicant (and certified English translations, if applicable)
  • Proof of Financial Support: $33,500 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1665 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1665 USD per module during 48 months.
  • National

    1665 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1665 USD per module during 48 months.
 

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 3 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Public Administration
-
National University

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!