The MPA program offers a number of concentrations to meet career goals of our students. Each MPA program format has a specific concentration(s).

Specialized concentrations in Criminal Justice Policy and Administration, Health Care Policy and Administration, and Nonprofit Management are offered in the 8 week online format. Students must take all elective courses (nine units) to satisfy the concentration requirements.

The Public Management concentration is offered in both the 12 week online and on-campus* formats. Students have a choice of electives offered and must complete nine units to satisfy the concentration requirements.

Please click here for the list of elective courses to each concentration.


*Electives for the on-campus Public Management concentration are set by the program faculty.