Master of Public Administration
Public Administration engages graduate students in the search for evidence-based practices that advance the public good.
Education in Combined Fields
- Organizational Behavior
- Policy Analysis
- Human Resources
- Public Budgeting
- Information Technology
- Strategic Planning
- Program Implementation and Evaluation
The MPA program emphasizes effective management and leadership practices that build high-performing teams, involve communities in planning, and navigate public and nonprofit agencies for the public good.
The MPA coursework applies interpersonal skills, administrative concepts, and multiple frames to actual work situations.
Emphasizing action and research, the MPA curriculum draws on the Jesuit tradition of reflection, experience, and core-value driven leadership for lifelong learning and professional growth.