The First Step to a Rewarding Career

Making the decision to pursue a graduate level education is difficult enough; however, you must choose a University and degree program that will afford you the greatest possible opportunity to succeed both now and in the future.

The Master of Public Administration program is an excellent option for anyone interested in pursuing a career or furthering their knowledge and skills in the area of public management at the local, state, or federal level or nonprofit administration.

Features of the MPA program
  • Small seminar classes
  • Classes that provide ‘real world’ knowledge & experience
  • Concentrated programs of study
  • Most classes conveniently scheduled in the evening
  • Dedicated MPA faculty committed to student development and success
  • Paid Graduate Assistantships & other financial assistance
  • Network of Georgia Southern MPA alumni

Apply to the MPA Program for Spring 2019!

A Nationally Accredited and Respected Program

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) program is a NASPAA accredited degree program.  The MPA program has been ranked as one of the best graduate programs in Public Affairs by U.S. News & World Report and one of the nation’s most affordable by the College Affordability Guide.  The Department of Public and Nonprofit Studies is a member of the Nonprofit Academic Centers Council (NACC).


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Last updated: 11/14/2018

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC AND NONPROFIT STUDIES • P.O. Box 8048 • Statesboro, Georgia • (912) 478-1400