Earn Your Online Public Administration Degree From Walden

Be a Leader in Public Service

Man interested in  public policy and adminstration degreeWould you like to build a rewarding career solving critical societal problems? An online public administration degree from Walden can open the door to career paths in a number of settings, from government offices to disaster relief agencies to nonprofit organizations. Gain essential skills and knowledge that can qualify you to oversee budgets and financial planning, shape public policy, evaluate programs, manage people and resources, and serve the public good.

Explore our online public administration degree and online public policy degree programs below:


PhD in Criminal Justice

PhD in Human and Social Services 

PhD in Public Policy and Administration 


Master of Public Administration (MPA) 

Master of Public Policy (MPP) 

MS in Criminal Justice 

MS in Criminal Justice Leadership and Executive Management 

MS in Emergency Management 

MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership


BS in Criminal Justice 

BS in Political Science and Public Administration 


Graduate Certificate in Criminal Justice 

Graduate Certificate in Government Management 

Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security 

Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management 

Graduate Certificate in Public Management and Leadership 

Graduate Certificate in Public Policy 

Graduate Certificate in Strategic Planning and Public Policy

Why Consider Our Online Public Policy Degree Programs?

  • We offer online public administration degree and online public policy degree programs at the bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, and certificate levels. No matter where you are in your education or career, Walden has the programs and resources to help you go further.
  • As the first fully online public administration school in the United States, Walden’s School of Public Policy and Administration offers flexible online public administration degree programs that can provide you with practical knowledge and in-demand skills. Our graduates hold key positions in governmental and nonprofit institutions throughout the world and are making a profound impact in the communities they serve.
  • Our curriculum is developed by leading experts in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors, merging theory with practical knowledge to help you create and implement solutions to real community challenges. Many of our online public administration degree and online public policy degree programs offer optional specializations, which allow you to focus on the area that matters most to you.


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