Liberty University Online

Doctor of Public Administration


1971 University Blvd.

Lynchburg, VA 24502

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Public Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

Bring about Lasting Change in Your Community with a Doctor of Public Administration (DPA)

Are you passionate about politics and ensuring that government procedures run smoothly? Maybe you’re currently an educator or a civil servant who wants to make a difference in government for the betterment of society. It is the efforts of administrators, civil servants, and bureaucrats that make the government work, and that’s the realm of public administration. Liberty University’s Doctor of Public Administration (DPA) is an excellent degree option providing the training you need to make a difference in public and private policy administration.

Throughout this degree, you’ll explore the administrative functions of governmental agencies and gain experience in strategic planning, program implementation, advanced management techniques, and results-based leadership. You can take on positions in higher education as an administrator or professor. You’ll have the option of working as a civil servant, politician, consultant, or grants writer.

So don’t wait any longer! The public needs someone like you who is passionate about the laws and policies that affect their daily lives.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Available to many students and parents, loans are an option for funding one's education.

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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