Public Administration provides students with the skills needed to success in public-sector management.

Public Administration, Minor

The public administration minor provides skills such as leadership, management, finance, human resources, and knowledge of public-sector governments and political environments.

Public Management, Graduate Certificate

This graduate certificate program provides the basic concepts, skills, and values for pursuing a career in local public management

Public Administration and Community Management M.A.

The Public Administration and Community Management MA program is oriented toward examining and understanding the broad range of problems and opportunities associated with the nation's urban and regional areas.


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Career Opportunities

Learn more about careers and opportunities applicable to Public Administration program graduates locally and throughout the world. Graduates are prepared to take their big ideas and make a real-world impact.

Faculty and Staff

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Public Administration Internships

Public Administration program Internships at Minnesota State Mankato are a great way to learn about the workplace environment and to build your resume for job applications and your C.V. for graduate education.

Scholarships and Financial Assistance

A variety of scholarships and financial aid options are available to Public Administration students. View current opportunities.

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