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 CSU Mentor Click www.csumentor
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Off-Campus MPA Program (closed to enrollment)
Classes begin January 25, 2013 for the next cohort of classes that will be held in downtown Fresno. Attending classes on Friday evenings and Saturdays every few weeks, you'll complete this 36-unit program in just over 2 years. The management skills you learn are ideal for careers in governmental and non-profit agencies, but also increase your value as an employee in many other industries.