MPA in Governance and Public Policy
Governance refers to the methods for directing, controlling, and holding organizations accountable. It encompasses an organization's exercise of authority, responsibility, leadership, direction, and control. Governance is crucial because it allows for the application of strong governance ideas and practices across the entire organization. Public policy is an important component of governing and politics because it helps to shape a society's standards and ideals. It's a crucial and effective approach to get your opinion heard because public policy is developed as a collaborative effort by governments, institutions, and even average citizens.
The main objective of this Governance and Public Policies Course is to empower public sector professionals with—
A student must earn 45 credit hours by taking 14 three-credit-hour courses and writing a three-credit-hour term paper. Those who want to pursue a Thesis must take 12 three-credit-hour courses, with the thesis accounting for 9 credits.