MPA - Kent State Online

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The online Master of Public Administration program at Kent State University provides the knowledge and skills to advance your career in the public sector and nonprofit organizations.

  • GRE waiver available for qualified applicants
  • 1 of fewer than 30 fully online NASPAA-accredited programs
  • 2 years to complete
  • Affordable tuition that is below many other NASPAA-accredited programs

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Master of Public Administration (MPA)

About this program

The online MPA program at Kent State University utilizes experiential learning techniques to help you apply what you learn in real time.

This two-year program positions you for senior management positions in local, state and regional governments, as well as non-profit organizations.

Kent State Difference

Kent State is a pioneer in online and distance education, having offered our first online program more than 15 years ago.

Visit Kent State, and you’ll find a revitalized campus that is re-connected to a thriving local community. Enroll online, and you’ll find innovative programs that anticipate changes in the global marketplace.

Join a nationwide alumni network that reports a 92% satisfaction rating with the MPA program