Masters in Public Administration


The Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree is an interdisciplinary, ‘practitioner-focused’ graduate program designed to prepare students for administrative and leadership careers in the public sector (government/nonprofit). Specifically, the MPA program seeks to provide high-quality distance-learning, professional development and applied research opportunities that emphasize sound administrative and analytical skills, as well as sensitivity to moral, ethical and value concerns that are central to the spirit of Public Administration.

Entry Requirements

Brochure (PDF)

Course Sequence

Course Descriptions (PDF)

Graduation Requirements

Student Learning Outcomes Assessment

For More Information Contact
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Program Director Kenny Hendrickson, Ph.D.

MPA Grad 2015 2

Graduates 2018graduation 2019

UVI MPA Students have wide-ranging backgrounds and professional goals!