Make an Impact in the Field of Public Administration
As governments and organizations struggle to do more with fewer resources, individuals with expertise in public administration are needed. The NCU public administration specialization focuses on research related to government and public agency budgeting, government relations, public personnel policy management, political systems, and urban planning. The programs emphasize strategic planning including contemporary program evaluation, complex public organizations, and environmental compliance, along with strategies needed to meet the challenges in government management at the local, state and federal levels. You will learn a wide range of managerial skills to prepare you to oversee local, state and federal government activities. Graduates are prepared for management roles in the nonprofit and government sectors.
The NCU Difference
In today’s competitive global marketplace, business professionals are called upon to help their organizations run more efficiently and effectively. Northcentral University's School of Business and Technology Management has a results-oriented approach to online education, delivering rigorous doctoral, master's, bachelor's and graduate certificate programs to help you develop the business acumen that companies seek. NCU’s education approach was developed to meet the needs of your busy life and schedule. Ideal for self-starters and independent thinkers who want a premier education with unprecedented flexibility, we use a unique one-to-one learning model that pairs one student with one doctoral professor for each course. With no teaching assistants, you learn directly from experts who provide personal feedback and professional insights. With NCU’s online learning model, there are weekly starts for every program or course. None of our programs have residency requirements, allowing flexible access to you no matter where you live. When you enroll in NCU to earn an advanced degree in business, you will become part of a community of professionals who are already making a difference around the world.
“I chose Northcentral University due to the flexibility. Because of the 24-hour schedule, even down to the technical assistance online, to the professors and other classmates, you could get help no matter where you were.” – Trisha Haberbosh, Master of Business Administration (2016)