University of North Carolina Wilmington

College of Arts and Sciences

Public Administration


601 South College Road

Cameron School of Business

Wilmington, NC 28403

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MPA - Master of Public Administration

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) program is an interdisciplinary professional degree program designed to: • Provide a broad education for individuals expecting to enter government and nonprofit agencies and who aspire to management or policy positions. • Enhance the capabilities and performance of individuals currently in management and policy positions in southeastern North Carolina. • Produce relevant applied public administration research. • Provide active public service and technical assistance in support of quality public and nonprofit administration in southeastern North Carolina. UNCW’s MPA program offers several career concentrations: • Coastal Management • Environmental Policy and Management • Marine Policy • Nonprofit Management • Public Management • Urban and Regional Policy and Planning


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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