Anna Maria College

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Anna Maria College


(877) 265-3201

(877) 265-3201

Master of Public Administration — 100% Online

Transfer up to six credits or bring in at least four years of progressive work experience in public administration to waive up to two courses. No entrance exam or thesis required.


The online Master of Public Administration degree at Anna Maria College features a cutting-edge curriculum taught by distinguished faculty who are currently working in the leadership positions you seek. Learn what it takes to lead with confidence through a comprehensive coursework focused on ethics, leadership, policy analysis and strategic planning.

Earn an affordable, flexible and specialized MPA from an accredited institution.

At Anna Maria, you’ll gain a real-world perspective combined with the very latest in public administration theory and practice. It’s this essential knowledge that can position you for a high-level job role in a variety of public sector industries and settings.

Online MPA Specializations

  1. Criminal Justice
  2. Emergency Management
  3. Fire and Emergency Services
  4. Homeland Security
  5. General


Why Anna Maria’s MPA is Different

  • Transfer Up to Six Credits
    Past education, professional certificates and work experience can count toward degree requirements.
  • Mid-Career Track
    Waive up to two courses with four years of progressive work experience in public administration or one of the concentration areas.
  • Accreditation
    Anna Maria College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

Career Growth Predictions

State and Local Government Opportunities — growing by 16%
Community and Social Service Occupations — growing by 24.2%

— US Bureau of Labor Statistics (2012 – 2022)

We are authorized to offer our online programs in most areas in the U.S., but are still awaiting full approval from a few select states. To determine if you are located in a state in which Anna Maria College is authorized to confer an online degree, please visit

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