Pursue a B.S. in Public Service Administration online at the UNH College of Professional Studies, using the Community College of the Air Force’s GEM program.
What is Public Administration?
The Bachelor of Science degree in Public Administration offers students depth and breadth in public administration, leadership, and public policy. The degree is designed to meet the educational needs of public administration professionals and includes an appropriate foundation for further graduate study for a Master’s in Public Administration or Master’s in Leadership. The outcomes-based program is built upon a foundation of essential public administration competencies that are integrated throughout the curriculum: public administration, leadership, public policy, ethics, strategic communication, human resource management, budgeting and finance, government relations, and community engagement.
Why study Public Administration at UNH College of Professional Studies?
The public administration profession offers a range of career paths such as municipal management, law enforcement, firefighting, and even nonprofit roles that serve the community. This program includes courses related to public policy, leadership, human resource management, and public sector budget and finance.
Potential Career Areas
- Federal/State/Local Government Worker
- City Manager
- Nonprofit Administrator
- Social and Community Service Managers
- Public Policy Manager
- Public Budget Managers