Mater of Public Administration (MPA)
The Master of Public Administration Program at Ali Fatimah College of Science & Management is designed to provide students with the highest quality education in preparation for careers, or advancement of careers, in public, non-profit, environmental, and healthcare organizations. The program stresses the acquisition of academic theory and practical skills to foster an ethical and enduring commitment to the public service values of serving the public interest with accountability and transparency; serving professionally with competence, efficiency, and objectivity; acting ethically to uphold the public trust; and demonstrating respect, equity, and fairness in dealings with the public and fellow workers.
The program provides students with a public service perspective to:
- Lead and manage organizations
- Understand and contribute to public policy
- Critically analyze policies, programs, problems, and issues and make pertinent recommendations
- Communicate effectively in oral and written discourse with a diverse and changing workforce and public