Masters of Public Management
The Masters of Public Management (MPM) program provides public service managers the skills to cope with challenging human and technical issues. It also provides a broad interdisciplinary background in the values and ethics of public administration. It is designed as preparation for executive leadership position in the public, private and nonprofit sectors.
The program can be completed on either a full-time or part-time basis. Most coursework for the program is offered in the evenings to allow students to work full-time and participate in the MPM program part-time. Online and hybrid format courses are also available.
Graduate students wishing to complete both tracks of the MPM program should complete the Public Management track and the Graduate Certificate in Health Management.
The Masters of Public Management degree prepares students for a variety of careers. MPM graduates will seek and pursue senior management careers in government service at the federal, state, county, or local levels, as well as work in the nonprofit or business arenas. As in the Bachelor of Science in Public Administration program, we expect our MPM graduates to be highly employable in organizations across the nation and internationally especially in: