MPA Online Texas

Public Administration MPA Degree - Online

Graduate Admissions


Department of Social Sciences

Degree Information
Dr. Richard Helfers
Phone: 903-566-7399

Graduate Admission Information
The University of Texas at Tyler
Office of Graduate Admissions
Office: STE 345
Phone: 903.566.7457
Fax: 903.566.7492

Program Information

Delivery Method: 100% online (This program is not available to F-1 students)

Hours: 36

Time to Degree: Can be completed in 2 years

College: Arts and Sciences

Total Program Tuition Cost: Estimated tuition for full-time, in-state online enrollment is $16,164. Tuition varies by delivery method and hours taken per semester. Calculate your estimated tuition with the tuition calculator.

Scholarships/Financial Support Available:  Yes

Application Instructions

Admission Requirements

Deadlines: University deadlines apply.

Consideration is also given to one or more of the following: the applicant’s demonstrated commitment to his or her chosen field of study, socioeconomic background, first generation college graduate, multilingual proficiency, geographic region of residence, and level of responsibility in other matters including extracurricular activities, employment, community service, and family responsibilities.

Career Outlook: According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job prospects for those who hold a master of public administration degree will be strong, particularly if graduates have work experience in health care and demonstrated business management skills. Competition will be intense for top managerial positions which typically offer high salaries and job prestige. For more, go to Occupational Outlook Handbook - Medical and Health Services Managers.

See Bureau of Labor Statistics for detailed salary information on these careers. Another great resource is O*Net.

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