Master of Public Administration

The Mission and Goals of the MPA Program

Mission Statement

In partnership with community, public, and nonprofit organizations, the MPA program serves the common good by preparing responsible public-servant leaders who value, understand, and apply the ethics, theories, and skills of public administration.

Program Goals that Support this Mission

  1. Training and educating students for careers as public-servant leaders of public and nonprofit organizations.
  2. Building mutually respectful and reciprocal partnerships with organizations in local, regional, and state communities.
  3. Addressing issues of concern for the public and nonprofit sectors across all levels of government by engaging in applied and academic research activities.

Master in Public Administration

St. Joseph Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 1425