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Walden’s Master of Public Administration (MPA) program is designed to help you develop the advanced competencies that are essential to becoming a successful leader in public administration. Gain the skills that can prepare you for cross-sectoral governance and enable you to deliver services to citizens through plans that are transparent, efficient, and ethical. As an MPA student, you can learn effective ways to balance budgets, write and negotiate contracts, manage conflict, and build partnerships.
Prepare to advance your career as you gain the knowledge to translate policies into programs that work for the public good. Through in-depth research, practical coursework, and a virtual city that simulates real-life scenarios, you can acquire the organizational capabilities you need to administer and oversee diverse and complex agencies.
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Find out how Walden’s MPA can prepare you with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed as a public-service professional.
"Through my coursework, I literally learned how to run my organization, including how to work with politicians and how to apply for government grants. Walden has taught me how to run a successful organization."
Jasmine Anderson, MPA '12
Learn how Jasmine is using her Walden degree to effect positive social change.
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Receive a $3,000 civil service grant when you begin this program on May 31, 2016. Contact an enrollment advisor to learn how you may qualify.
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