Merrimack College Online Graduate Degrees and Certificates

Personalized Approach | Industry Aligned | 100% Online

Merrimack College Online Graduate Degrees and Certificates

Personalized Approach | Industry Aligned | 100% Online

Our innovative master’s degree programs are offered online and in a competency-based education (CBE) format developed in collaboration with educators, industry thought leaders and top employers.

Flexible online courses allow you to study anywhere, anytime – so you can complete your education while maintaining your busy schedule. Competency-based education means your experience counts, allowing you to move quickly through what you already know by demonstrating your mastery of skills and knowledge, while focusing on learning what you need. The competencies in our programs are built around current industry needs and trends so that you can be sure you are acquiring the skills and knowledge that go beyond today’s job requirements and future proof your career.

Our highly personalized approach combined with next-generation technology ensure you stay on track and get the most out of your degree so you can maximize your professional opportunities and return on your investment in an advanced degree.

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Work toward your goal of building a better tomorrow. The online Master’s in Public Administration & Affairs degree from Merrimack College provides a flexible and convenient pathway for civic-minded professionals to enter or advance their careers in the public sector. Learn 100% online and complete your degree in 12-18 months and take the next step in your career.

Master’s Degree in Public Administration & Affairs

Our affordable completion program, career-driven curriculum, asynchronous learning, 100% online courses, and personal success coaches combine to help you finish your degree and accomplish your goals.

Pathway Bachelor Degree Completion

Merrimack College offers more than 100 bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees and certificate programs on campus outside of Boston, Massachusetts. As a selective, private school with a sought-after campus and high-caliber education, Merrimack is more affordable and achievable than you think.

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At Merrimack College, we’re proud of our long history of providing quality degrees to students entering the job market. Our faculty are more than just teachers. We are committed to helping you grow — academically, personally and spiritually — so that you may graduate as a confident, well-prepared citizen of the world.

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