Governing U is an index of public sector management and policy degrees from universities across the country. It provides a single source for browsing offerings from Master of Public Administration (MPA) , the Master of Public Policy (MPP) and the Executive MPA and certificate and other professional programs designed specifically for the education needs of working professionals in public service.
As a student in Villanova’s Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree program, you’ll gain a solid foundation of core competencies including: improved communications within intergovernmental relations, development and theory of public administration, lobbying, advocacy, public and non-profit strategic decision making, and legal and political considerations in organizational management. Through 100% online courses, Villanova empowers busy professionals like you to earn your graduate degree or complete a variety of in-demand certificates. All programs feature faculty-led, video-based e-learning courses from Villanova University – ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the #1 Regional University in the North for more than 20 years.