Master of Public Administration (MPA)
The Master of Public Administration (MPA) program at California State University, Fresno, provides a professional degree to individuals seeking to serve the public through the effective and ethical administration of public programs. To accomplish this, the program faculty promote and teach the following core competencies: To lead and manage in public governance; to participate in and contribute to the public policy process; to analyze, synthesize, think critically, solve problems, and make decisions; to articulate and apply a public service perspective; and to communicate and interact with a diverse and changing workforce and citizenry.
All students who want to apply for the Master of Public Administration must First Go to Cal State Apply Click www.calstate.edu/apply.
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Off-Campus MPA Program
We are currently recruiting for our next off-campus MPA program cohort. Classes are tentatively scheduled to begin January 2018. The classes will be held in Visalia, CA. Attending classes on Fridays (evening) and Saturdays (morning and afternoons) every few weeks; you will complete this 36-unit program in 29 months. The management and analytical skills you will learn are ideal for careers in government and non-profit agencies, as well as increasing your value as an employee in the private sector.