LAKEWOOD, Colo. , June 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — William Howard Taft University is offering a 100% scholarship opportunity for their Master of Public Administration (MPA) program. Those who apply by August 1, 2022 for the August 30, 2022 start date will be entered to win a scholarship covering 100% of the cost of their tuition for the MPA program. For applicants not selected for the scholarship, they will be eligible to receive 20% off their tuition rate during the program, lowering the cost to only $236.00 per credit, a total savings of $1,770.00. The $75.00 application fee is waived for anyone who applies by August 29, 2022.
An MPA degree is a versatile degree that helps graduates become leaders and make a difference. This intensive, graduate degree program provides students with the skills and knowledge they will need to be successful professionals and engaged citizens serving the public good across local, national, and international government, nonprofit, and private sectors. The program meets the growing need to advance public policy, enhance public management, and bridge the private and public sectors. Its curricular focus is grounded in a comprehensive view of public service education that equips students with the skills needed to implement effective policy, manage organizations with diverse stakeholders, and apply rigorous, evidence-based analysis to inform decision-making.
Some careers that would benefit from the MPA degree include: Emergency Management, Law Enforcement, Government, Risk Management, Environmental Consulting, City/Parks/Community Development and Planning, Public Policy Administration, Health Care Services, Politics, Human Resources, Non-Profit Foundations, Public Relations, Economic Consulting, Education Administration, and Research/Data Analytics. These are just a few of the careers, proving the MPA degree can open doors to numerous opportunities, making a great impact on lives.
One of the many advantages of Taft University’s MPA program is that it can be completed 100% online.The program is presented using online technology requiring no classroom or seminar attendance. With two learning modalities available (Independent Study and Directed Studies), students have the flexibility to choose the format that best fits their life, either working independently at their own pace or, with a cohort of other students, both supported by a faculty mentor. Students will typically complete one course at a time and two courses, or six credits, per semester. 30 credits are needed to complete the program, however students can apply to have up to 15 credits from previously-taken coursework or experiential learning transferred.
To assist students with the payment of tuition, Taft University offers an interest-free installment plan: each semester, the student only needs to make a 30% down-payment at the time of enrollment, followed by 3 monthly installments. For the Directed Studies format, students are eligible to apply for Federal financial aid, or may also take advantage of the installment plan.
Taft is an institutionally accredited school, recognized for offering programs that are flexible, accessible and affordable, with relevant curriculum that help students achieve their educational and professional goals.
Prospective applicants can request more information about the MPA program by visiting https://www.taft.edu/2022-may-mpa20-grant-req-info-1, or they can email
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SOURCE William Howard Taft University