Master of Science in Management - Public Administration

Public administration professionals are found in many areas, from private and public-sector organizations to non-profit and community service-based companies. Colorado Technical University’s Master of Science in Management with a concentration in Public Administration focuses on helping students prepare and develop technical leadership and management skills in the areas of public administration and policy.

CTU’s Master of Science in Management with a concentration in Public Administration focuses on studies relevant to management positions within government agencies and at businesses, nonprofits, universities and non-government organizations that work with those agencies.

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TOTAL CREDITS

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PROGRAM AVAILABILITY

  • Online

Program Details

  • Degree Requirements

    Courses - Core
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    FINC615 Applied Managerial Finance 4
    INTD670 Leadership and Ethical Decision-Making 4
    IT600 IT Management 4
    MGMT604 Organizational Behavior 4
    MGMT690 Strategic Management in Dynamic Environments 4
    MKTG630 Applied Managerial Marketing 4
    PM600 Project Management Processes in Organizations 4
    Total Credit Hours: 28
    Courses- Concentration
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    PA600 Public Administration Theory and Practice 4
    PA605 Graduate Research Methods for Public Administration 4
    PA610 Federal, State, and Local Government 4
    PA615 Budgeting and Finance for Public Administration 4
    PA620 Capstone in Public Administration 4
    Total Credit Hours: 20

    Total Credit Hours: 48

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New York Attorney General:

Reporting Period: 7/1/2016 through 6/30/2017

Date Submitted: 12/2017

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Program Rate
50% Actual Rate
The program rate shown corresponds to the Master of Business Administration program.
New York Attorney General:

Reporting Period: 7/1/2016 through 6/30/2017

Date Submitted: 12/2017

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