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Public Administration Degrees in USA

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Public administration as an academic discipline is concerned with the implementation of public policy, administration of government establishment and management of non-profit organisations, among other things. As someone working in public administration, you will be involved with determining and delivering the policies of governments, including international, national and local. You will be responsible for planning, organising and coordinating these policies and operations.

During a Public Administration degree, you will cover a range of areas involved in the discipline. These will be across business, psychology and sociology. Some examples of modules you could study are:

  • Public Management and Delivery
  • Human Resource Management
  • Economics
  • Political Science and Public Policy
  • International Development

Study in the USA

With over 1.1 million international students choosing the USA as their higher education destination each year, the country is one of the most popular study abroad destinations in the world. There are consistently many USA based universities and colleges ranked within the top 100 in the QS World University rankings, and it is not uncommon for the top 10 rankings to be dominated by American universities as well. As one of the biggest countries in the world, you will have many choices when it comes to deciding where you want to study abroad.

Public Administration degrees in USA in 2024

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BPA Public Administration BPA

University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) United States

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Public Administration BS

John Jay College of Criminal Justice United States

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