The online Master’s in Public Administration and Affairs (MPAA) degree from Merrimack College provides a flexible and convenient pathway for civic-minded professionals to enter or advance their careers in the public sector.
Designed for working professionals, students will acquire practical skills in public administration, organizational leadership, ethics, communication, data analysis, public policy, and more, gaining the ability to address complex problems and craft innovative solutions for communities of all sizes. Students also have the option of earning a concentration in Governmental Management or Public Policy.
The projects and coursework in this program were specially designed by faculty and industry experts to align with the skills and competencies hiring managers are seeking. Graduates from the Master’s in Public Administration and Affairs (MPAA) program move into careers with influence as government relations managers, nonprofit directors, lobbyists, representatives, and many more.