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Public Administration (Online)

A Master's Degree in Public Administration

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) is designed to prepare students for a career in public service. The program is accredited by the prestigious Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration and boasts a faculty exceptional faculty combining prominent academics and practitioners. Between the once a week San Bernardino campus classes, and the online classes for which there is an additional fee, students can complete their program at a speed of their choosing. Students must travel to the San Bernardino campus for the Comprehensive Examination.

Dr. Jonathan Anderson, can be contacted by email or phone at 909-537-5759 for information and advising. Program Coordinator Toni Ditty can assist you with admissions, registration, etc.


Admission to the MPA program requires a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or above for the last 90 quarter units (or 60 semester units) of course work including postbaccalaureate course work. Students with least a 2.75 GPA in their last 90 quarter/60 semester units may petition for admission with submission of Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores. IF REQUIRED, GRE SCORES MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION BEFORE ADMISSION WILL BE GRANTED.

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: Please visit Public Administration Program Requirements page for more information.

GENERAL INFORMATION: Find out more information about the MPA program.