Online Master's in Public Administration Concentrations
Public Management, Ethical Leadership and Health Care Administration MPA Graduate Degree Concentrations
The Marist College’s online Master’s in Public Administration (MPA) graduate degree concentrations attract graduate students from a wide range of not-for-profit organizations, government agencies, and institutions in the education, health care, and public safety sectors, as well as other disciplines. Students attending graduate school at Marist College can choose from a variety of online MPA concentrations while working on their public administration degree, including Public Management, Ethical Leadership, and Health Care Administration. Through Master’s in Public Administration curriculum each concentration helps to provide in-depth best practices and leading research for that specific area of study.
Trying to decide which online Master’s in Public Administration graduate degree concentration is best for your professional goals? Contact Marist College for more information about the Ethical Leadership, Public Management, and Health Care Administration MPA concentrations.
Effective management of public organizations requires a unique set of skills. The online Public Management concentration through the MPA Master’s degree program assists graduate students in development of their managerial and strategic planning skills to successfully lead both large and small organizations regardless of focus or mission.
Marist College has developed the Ethical Leadership concentration within the online MPA graduate degree program to address critical leadership issues in modern-day public organizations. Through the Master’s in Public Administration Ethical Leadership concentration, graduate students will broaden their knowledge of ethics within the public sector and receive an educational experience focused on developing effective, ethical leadership qualities.
Managers in the healthcare sector face problems unique to their field including extensive regulation, reimbursement and profitability difficulties, and managing a highly educated and diverse workforce. The online MPA Health Care Administration degree concentration provides graduate students with critical information and strategies needed to effectively manage issues specific to the healthcare sector.
Prerequisite for all MPA concentration courses: MPA 500 Introduction to Public Administration
To read detailed course descriptions of the required courses for each Master’s in Public Administration graduate degree concentration, visit the MPA Elective Courses page.