Earn your degree in public administration online
BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
Take the lead in public service by earning your Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration degree online from Ashford University.
Form a solid foundation of knowledge and skills in the public sector. This degree demonstrates your proficiency as a professional in public service.
You will learn principles of urban management, budgeting and finance, political science and intergovernmental issues, and public policy development. Choose a specialization to deepen your breadth of knowledge.
- Organize theoretical knowledge for understanding, developing, and implementing public policy and administration
- Integrate academic theory and practical applications in public administration
- Apply management theory to the practice of public administration
- Analyze relevant political and legal factors in the policy process and analyze their roles critically
- Judge the ethical components of public responsibility