University of Tennessee
Institute for Public Service, 105 Student Services Bldg.
Knoxville, TN 37996-0213
General DescriptionThe UT MPPA is a professional degree program designed to prepare students to assume responsible positions in public service through a program of study that integrates the theory and practice of public administration and public policy. The program aspires to produce graduates who are literate in the fields of public administration and public policy, have the skills to be effective managers of organizational resources, and possess the analytical abilities to be creative problem solvers. Graduates have excellent success in being selected for a variety of management positions in local government.
Areas of ResearchCommunity Planning, Ethics, Finance & Budgeting, Management, Risk Management
Type or Delivery Method AvailableBoth Traditional and Online