Master of Business Administration -
Public Administration

With a focus on practical content, an application of research skills to business, and job-related behaviors critical for success in today’s competitive business world, the Master of Business Administration is designed to help propel students’ careers toward top management positions. The online MBA program will prepare you with the training and expertise you need to gain an edge in the evolving business climate.

Public Administration Concentration

The Public Administration concentration is designed to prepare students with the leadership, policy, research, marketing, finance, and budgeting knowledge they need to succeed in today’s competitive business environment.

To achieve the objective of this program, the following learning outcomes have been established:

  1. Students will analyze and articulate the individual’s role in different communities, including local, national, and global communities.
  2. Students will apply the methods of specific quantitative and qualitative disciplines to the analysis of problems, information, and interpretation.
  3. Students will communicate persuasively in a genre appropriate to purpose and audience.
  4. Students will evaluate, synthesize and apply evidence to construct creative and well-reasoned arguments or problem-solving strategies.

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Estimated time of completion of this program is 3 years.

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Graduates will successfully complete 36 semester hours outlined below
Semester Hours
Major Requirements 25
Concentration 12
Total Program Requirements 36
Major Requirements 24
MBA 5101 - Strategic Management & Business Policy 3
MBA 5401 - Management Information Systems 3
MBA 5501 - Advanced Marketing 3
MBA 5652 - Research Methods 3
MBA 6001 - Organizational Research and Theory 3
MBA 6301 - Business Ethics 3
MBA 6601 - International Business 3
MHR 6451 - Human Resource Management Methods 3

Public Administration Concentration 12
MBA 6841 - Public Budgeting 3
MBA 6851 - Administration of Public Institutions 3
MBA 6861 - Public Policies 3
PUA 6304 - Local Government 3
Total 37 Semester Hours

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