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Why Should I Choose American University's Master of Public Administration and Policy?

If you are planning on getting a master’s in public policy or public administration, and wondering how these degrees may affect your future career, you may be interested in learning more about what American University’s School of Public Affairs master’s graduates are doing with their careers and what makes the Master of Public Administration and Policy unique.

Online Master's Degree Programs BrochureOur newest career guide, Why American University’s Online Master’s Degree Programs, shares detailed information and data-backed stats on the benefits of a master’s program, such as opportunities for:

  • Increased pay
  • More job opportunities
  • Real-world applications
  • Networking opportunities
  • Increased credibility

The guide also details why the online Master of Public Administration and Policy, offered through American University’s top ranked School of Public Affairs could be a great choice for you. The curriculum in the program combines the key foundational competencies from our NASPAA-accredited and nationally recognized Master of Public Policy (MPP) and Master of Public Administration (MPA). Acheive a masters-level understanding of modern governance from an award-winning faculty of influencers in public administration and policy analysis from the center of public policy. The program is also ranked No. 6 for Top Online Master’s Degree in Public Administration, according to Top Management Degrees.

Download our guide to learn more about why this program may be a fit for you, which includes information about:

  • School of Public Affairs graduate employment and salary statistics
  • Popular employers for graduates, including the House of Representatives and Department of Homeland Security
  • National career projections
  • Key skills gained, such as the ability to formulate, evaluate and communicate public policies and programs
  • What’s different about online Master of Public Administration and Policy 

To learn more about how American University’s online Master of Public Administration and Policy can advance your career, request more information or call us toll free at 855-725-7614