Leadership has always been a cornerstone of successful public service. As communities around the nation grow and change, the demand for effective leaders is greater than ever. University of Delaware's (UD) online Master of Public Administration (MPA) has a proven track record of producing those leaders.
Graduates from our Joseph R. Biden, Jr. School of Public Policy and Administration (Biden School) are leading today's communities and nonprofit organizations and working together to solve society's most complex challenges.
Why Should You Choose the Biden School at UD?
Accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA), the University of Delaware's online MPA upholds the highest standards of public policy education. Join a network of notable alumni and graduate with confidence in your ability to make an impact in the public sphere. Additionally, we're ranked:
- A Top 10 Best Online MPA program in 20181
- A Top 30 Best Public Management and Leadership program in 20192
- A Top 20 Best Public Finance and Budgeting program in 20192
In this flexible, 30-month online MPA, you'll learn from interdisciplinary faculty using experiential methods that will challenge you and prepare you for real-world service. You'll apply best practices while you master the strategies necessary to shape policy and lead effective management in government, nonprofit and private sectors.