MASTERSTUDIES

6 Masters of Science in Public Administration

A Master of Science (MSc) in Public Administration provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the functioning of administrations. The program can give students the skills necessary to network in the public sector, learn about performance evaluation and analyze the relationship between civil servants and politicians.

Students might ask, what is an MSc in Public Administration? It is the study of complex administrative relations in networks of private and public organizations and how it impacts policymaking. The program highlights informed approaches to social issues within public administration. A variety of courses are available, including policy and governance, public safety and management, governing markets, and environment and sustainability.

Students that choose to study public administration can benefit from a degree program that provides analytical and theoretical approaches to the analysis of institutions, as well as specialization in performance evaluation and networking. In this day and age, networking is an essential component to any business or career choice. Graduates of the program can apply these networking skills in every aspect of his or her life, and not just within the industry.

The programs, courses and registration costs can vary depending on the institution and which country the school is located. For specific fees and information, it is best to research the institution directly to determine which program is best suited for your career goals.

Students who graduate from the program can find a career in a variety of fields, and not just public administration. Many graduates can find jobs within government institutions or municipal and provincial authorities. Students can even find work within the private sector such as consultancy firms, social organizations, housing corporations or subsidized institutions. Environment and sustainable growth managers are also in high demand.

Both on-campus and online courses are offered within this program from several universities. The Internet-based classes are great for students with strict schedules or who live in remote locations. Some institutions also offer part-time programs for students with time constraints. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master of Science in Research Administration

Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
MSc
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Part-time
English
Online

The Johns Hopkins MS in Research Administration is designed to benefit research practitioners, including those currently working in higher education, government agencies, and ...

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MSC ICT in Business and the Public Sector

Leiden University
MSc
Sep 2020
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Full-time
English
Campus

In this two-year master’s programme, you will expand your knowledge of ICT and develop business and organisational skills that are essential to becoming a modern IT profession ...

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Master in Research in Public Administration and Organisational Science

Utrecht University
MSc
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Full-time
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2 years
English
Campus

The programme offers an in-depth investigation of societal problems and critical challenges faced by organisations in the public domain. You will investigate these challenges, ...

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Erasmus Mundus Joint Master in Public Sector Innovation and eGovernance (Leuven et al)

KU Leuven
MSc
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Full-time
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2 years
English
Campus

Responding to the growing need for professionals in eGovernance and digitalization in the public sector, this unique and interdisciplinary programme empowers students to becom ...

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Master of Public Administration (MPA) 

DeVry University
MSc
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Full-time
English
Campus

Keller's specialized Master of Public Administration degree can help advance your career potential by providing a comprehensive education that also emphasizes practical applic ...

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MSc Public Administration

Leiden University
MSc
Sep 2020
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Full-time
English
Campus

The Master’s program in Public Administration builds on topical research in public sector management, public policy, domestic and international and European governance.

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