A degree in public administration can open the door to a number a rewarding career opportunities with nonprofit organizations, government agencies, international non-governmental organizations (NGOs), social enterprises, private businesses, financial institutions and more.
Public administration programs prepare students with essential skills for today’s work environment and allow you to bring your on-the-job experience into the classroom.
EKU alumni are working with a number of institutions, including federal government agencies, state agencies, regional and local government, and nonprofit organizations.
MPA graduates serve in a variety of public administration jobs, including:
- Policy analysts
- Program managers
- Budget analysts
- Elected officials
- Program evaluators
- Grant writers
- Community and economic development specialists
- Government liaison specialists
Whether you are just starting out, or midway through your career, a master’s in public administration can help you make your mark as a public servant.