MA Degree in Administration

Best 12 Master of Art Degrees in Administration 2017

Administration

An MA or Master of Arts degree is obtained by students after completing a one- to two-year program studying History, English or other fine arts or humanities subjects. MA studies are most often a mix of research and coursework.

Master of Arts Program in Administration

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MA in International Public and Business Administration

Moscow State Institute Of International Relations, MGIMO
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Moscow Italy Macerata + 2 more

The two-year long Master's in International public and business administration Double DegreeProgram MGIMO University and Macerata University (Italy) is designed to meet the needs of rising leaders in the public and private sector professions. [+]

Masters of Arts in Administration. Program Profile The two-year long Master's in International public and business administration Double Degree Program MGIMO University and Macerata University (Italy) is designed to meet the needs of rising leaders in the public and private sector professions. The program provides on-campus training in political science, international trade and economics, as well as management, public administration and government relations. Approximately 20 students will be enrolled in the program. During the study, 1st year is spent at Macerata University, Italy. 3 months out of 9 are provided for internship at one of Marche region’s leading corporations. The 2nd year of study is organized at MGIMO-University, where the students are taught the core courses of public and municipal administration for a semester and then have an internship at Russia’s leading public and private sector agencies. The MGIMO Difference Students benefit from: a possibility to study at one of the world’s oldest universities in Italy an opportunity to go through a program designed within a major Russian international studies oriented university; a diverse student body and alumni network; 6 years internship experience at the end of the study; an innovative curriculum; lectures of leading professionals in public and private sector; an attention to career-building skills in all areas of public affairs Career Opportunities The curriculum of the International public and business administration program combine training in analytical methods and practical management skills to ensure that graduates are prepared to understand problems and implement solutions. Students combine these core skills... [-]

Masters in Administrative Science (MAS)

Fairleigh Dickinson University, Vancouver Campus
Campus Full time 30  September 2017 Canada Vancouver

The Master of Administrative Science (MAS) degree is a 30-credit degree to enhance the administrative and leadership skills of graduates. The program combines both cognitive and affective (interactive) instruction through case studies, simulations, individual and group exercises, and fieldwork that helps to develop critical managerial effectiveness. The MAS educational experience seeks to develop critical administrative competencies in a supportive learning environment in conjunction with specific and clear feedback. [+]

The Master of Administrative Science (MAS) degree is a 30-credit degree to enhance the administrative and leadership skills of graduates. The program combines both cognitive and affective (interactive) instruction through case studies, simulations, individual and group exercises, and fieldwork that helps to develop critical managerial effectiveness. The MAS educational experience seeks to develop critical administrative competencies in a supportive learning environment in conjunction with specific and clear feedback. Program Highlights A 30-credit program. An opportunity to begin the program at any one of three entry points during the year: September, January, May. Small classes offered and class times will vary. Entry Requirements Graduated from a 4 year bachelor’s degree program or equivalent. Maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (B) in their undergraduate studies. Two (2) letters of recommendation Personal statement of purpose Demonstrate efficiency in communication of the English Language (for international students whose first language is not English). This can be accomplished through one of the following: Achieving a TOEFL iBT 79 or higher Achieving an IELTS overall band score of 6.0 or higher Degree Requirements At least 21 credits must be completed at FDU. Students must achieve a grade point average of 2.75 for the current trimester and keep a cumulative grade point average of 2.75. Students who receive two or more C grades will be warned, and if evidence of definite improvement in their academic performance does not ensue, they will be put on academic probation or be asked to withdraw from graduate study. All... [-]

Master Educational Administration

California State University Bakersfield
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Bakersfield

The specialization in educational administration is available for post-baccalaureate teachers or school counselors who have an interest in administering programs in elementary or secondary public schools. Most candidates for the Certificate of Eligibility (the first administrative credential) also take seven additional units in educational statistics and research design to earn the M.A. degree. [+]

Masters of Arts in Administration. The specialization in educational administration is available for post-baccalaureate teachers or school counselors who have an interest in administering programs in elementary or secondary public schools. Most candidates for the Certificate of Eligibility (the first administrative credential) also take seven additional units in educational statistics and research design to earn the M.A. degree. Once earned, the Certificate of Eligibility lasts indefinitely until the candidate obtains an administrative position, and then is converted, without further coursework, to the Preliminary AdministrativeServices Credential, which lasts five years. Administrative credentials in California authorize service as a superintendent, associate superintendent, deputy superintendent, principal, assistant principal, curriculum coordinator, or in any equivalent or intermediate level administrative position. Application and Admission To apply to the Educational Administration Program, candidates must submit: CSUB Admission Application (www.csumentor.edu) Educational Administration application Minimum GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale) Copy of credential - www.ctc.ca.gov (detailed copy) Copy of original CBEST 2 letters of recommendation from Field Administrators Proof of GWAR/Upper Division Writing Competency, by exam or coursework Copy of official transcript(s) Prerequisites A Valid Basic California Teaching Credential(5 years of teaching experience verified) CBEST Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR) competency or waiver (a writing score of 41 or above on CBEST waives the GWAR for credentialed teachers) Required Courses 57 total units are required for M.A. degree 48 total units are required for Service Credential Core Courses Required for Master's degree only EDRS 680 Educational Statistics (4) EDRS 681 Research Design & Analysis in Education (3) Concentration... [-]

Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration (MA)

William Paterson University of New Jersey
Campus Part time September 2017 USA Wayne

The Master's degree in Higher Education Administration at William Paterson University is an advanced and in-depth study of the history, structure, organization and administration of colleges and universities in the United States. The program is designed to enhance the professional and career development of current and future managers, leaders and executives within institutions of higher education. The program includes four specialized... [+]

Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration (MA) The Master's degree in Higher Education Administration at William Paterson University is an advanced and in-depth study of the history, structure, organization and administration of colleges and universities in the United States. The program is designed to enhance the professional and career development of current and future managers, leaders and executives within institutions of higher education. The program includes four specialized concentrations: Student Development, Leadership Studies, Academic Administration, and Assessment & Planning. The concentrations offered in the 2015-2016 academic year are Student Development and Leadership Studies. The program is run using a cohort model (a prescribed two year, part-time sequence in which all candidates take the same two courses each semester), with classes given in the fall, spring and summer semesters, utilizing face-to-face/hybrid evening courses as well as online courses. During the capstone course for all concentrations, students carry out a research project in a higher education workplace setting which allows them to demonstrate the practical application of higher education administration theory. Students will also develop a professional e-portfolio aligned with the Professional Competency Areas of the Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA) and the American College Personnel Association (ACPA). Entry Requirements Each applicant must clearly demonstrate that he/she can fulfill the requirements of the program and have the capacity to successfully complete graduate level coursework. Documentation of all these requirements must be sent to the Office of Graduate Admissions and Enrollment Services, Morrison Hall, Room 102. 1. Transcripts: - Official... [-]

MA International Business Administration

Estonian Business School (EBS)
Campus Full time September 2017 Estonia Tallinn

The two-year full-time Master’s Programme in International Business Administration is designed for students with the Bachelor`s Degree in Business Administration, Economics or Management or equivalent. It offers specialists in their field to focus in areas of marketing management to become experts in their field. Lectures are held in the evenings, which allow you to work or attend to your other responsibilities during the day-time. [+]

Masters of Arts in Administration. The two-year full-time Master’s Programme in International Business Administration is designed for students with the Bachelor`s Degree in Business Administration, Economics or Management or equivalent. It offers specialists in their field to focus in areas of marketing management to become experts in their field. Lectures are held in the evenings, which allow you to work or attend to your other responsibilities during the day-time. Major in Finance Our program keeps the flexibility of general business management with a powerful financial preparation, opening professional opportunities in a wider range of occupations as well as teaching students how to fully run their own companies. The Finance Major is very specialized and math intensive module which requires preparation in math, statistics and elementary corporate finance and investments. The new Major in Finance makes the best out of EBS association with CFA Institute and ACCA Association providing students with an attractive and powerful reference that assures quality and relevance by itself, and also allows them to proceed to prepare the certifications’ programmes of their choice with much of the work already done. The three possible tracks in the Finance Major are: Investments Analysis and Management (IAM) Accounting and Auditing (AAA) Chief Financial/Executive Officer (CFO) Candidates who choose this specialization will not be able to choose an additional elective module.... [-]

M.A. Business Psychology

HMKW Hochschule für Medien, Kommunikation und Wirtschaft
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3  Open Enrolment Germany Cologne Berlin + 2 more

A consecutive master’s programme taught in English at HMKW Berlin and in German at HMKW's Cologne campus [+]

MA in Business Psychology

Name

Business Psychology

 

Start

October start, Berlin and Cologne

Features

Specialising in the theory and practice of business psychology, with a non-clinical, analytical and consultancy oriented perspective that is highly relevant for the job market

Language 

English (Berlin) or German (Cologne)

Learning Outcomes 

Ability to analyse from a business psychology standpoint issues related to human resources, industrial, organizational and other business related processes, within a research or practitioner/consultancy context

Applicants

Graduates of general or specialised psychological studies programmes... [-]


Master in European Public Administration

University Of Applied Sciences Ludwigsburg
Campus Full time October 2017 Germany Ludwigsburg

The interdisciplinary Master programme European Public Administration is run in cooperation with the University of Applied Sciences Kehl, and provides students with a thorough understanding of the administrative, legal and social structures in Europe. Graduates from this two-year programme receive a Master of Arts degree in European Public Administration that is highly recognised throughout Europe. [+]

Masters of Arts in Administration. The interdisciplinary Master programme European Public Administration is run in cooperation with the University of Applied Sciences Kehl, and provides students with a thorough understanding of the administrative, legal and social structures in Europe. Graduates from this two-year programme receive a Master of Arts degree in European Public Administration that is highly recognised throughout Europe. Graduates have excellent career opportunities in EU institutions, international organisations, the European affairs departments of ministries, local governments, trade organisations and large private enterprises. [-]

Masters of Arts in Public Administration

Mahatma Gandhi University Rwanda
Campus Full time 2 - 4  September 2017 Rwanda Kigali

The aim of offering Masters Degree in Public Administration to graduates is to provide knowledge to the learners on the nature and relationship of the State, Society and Administration. It will develop the conceptual faculties of the learner on various administrative theories, postulates, models, process, methods, instruments, techniques, thoughts, etc. Successful completion of this course prepares the student for doctoral degree programs as well. [+]

Programme Overview PROGRAM CODE: 717 DURATION: Min. Duration 2 Years, Max. Duration 4 Years ELIGIBILITY: Graduation in any stream or equivalent Objective The aim of offering Masters Degree in Public Administration to graduates is to provide knowledge to the learners on the nature and relationship of the State, Society and Administration. It will develop the conceptual faculties of the learner on various administrative theories, postulates, models, process, methods, instruments, techniques, thoughts, etc. Successful completion of this course prepares the student for doctoral degree programs as well. Programme Content Year 1 Cours Code Subjects Credits MAPA11 Public Administration 6 MAPA12 Financial Administration in India 6 MAPA13 Human Resource Development 6 MAPA14 Research Method 7 MAPA15 Administrative Theory and Thoughts 7 - Total Credits 32 Year 2 Cours Code Subjects Credits MAPA21 Elementary Computer Applications 6 MAPA22 Local Administration 6 MAPA23 State Administration in India 6 MAPA24 Labour Welfare and Industrial Relations 7 MAPA25 Comparative Public Administration 7 - Total Credits 32 [-]

Post Graduate Certificate/Diploma/Masters in Management & Leadership for the Community and Public Sector

St. Angela's College Sligo, a College of the National University of Ireland, Galway
Campus Full time September 2017 Ireland Sligo

This Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma/Master of Arts in Leadership and Management for the Community and Public Sector aims to develop a range of skills for students to distinguish and analyse leadership, management and governance in the community, voluntary, non-profit, statutory and public sectors. [+]

Masters of Arts in Administration. This Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma/Master of Arts in Leadership and Management for the Community and Public Sector aims to develop a range of skills for students to distinguish and analyse leadership, management and governance in the community, voluntary, non-profit, statutory and public sectors. Students are encouraged to bring their own experiences in the sector to apply to the theoretical and academic resources of the programme. This flexible, part-time programme offers either completion in two or three years and is accredited by NUI Galway. The programme enables students to build a knowledge base and personal capacity in leading and managing change, governance and legislative compliance, organisational and operational management and advancing the organisation. By combining weekend seminars, online learning activities and self-directed study, students can develop strong leadership, analytical and research skills. The programme assignments combine reflective learning practices, case study analysis, management skills development (e.g. briefing documents, presentations) that allow students to draw from their own professional or volunteering experience. The final assignment is a Masters dissertation of 20,000 words on a topic negotiated with an assigned supervisor. For the autumn 2016 intake, the programme continues to offer flexible, module-by-module learning options over the calendar year and it is possible to complete the Postgraduate Certificate by April 2017. Starting the autumn 2017, the Advanced Research Methods module and Masters Dissertation is delivered for all Master students with tutorials to focus specifically on the Leadership and Management in the sector strand. Course Duration  Master of Arts Degree: two... [-]

Master of Arts / Master of Business Administration International Business

ERC Institute
Campus Full time Part time 18  May 2017 Singapore

The University of Greenwich MBA is an internationally recognised Master’s degree in business administration and management. It prepares managers for organisation-wide leadership and decision making by examining each of the functions of business in turn. The programme will help students develop skills in assessing the global environment for business, identifying new international business opportunities and analysing international markets and industries. A particular feature of the programme is commercial relevance and employability, designed to enhance knowledge and skills particularly sought by employers. [+]

Introduction The University of Greenwich MBA is an internationally recognised Master’s degree in business administration and management. It prepares managers for organisation-wide leadership and decision making by examining each of the functions of business in turn. Building on this broad foundation, the MBA focuses on the integrative disciplines of business strategy and the management of change, leading to a real-world consultancy project and an individual piece of business research, submitted as a dissertation. The programme approaches leadership thematically from the starting points of creativity, practicality and social resourcefulness, and focuses strongly on the personal development of participants, including career management. The MBA International Business programme explores the complexity and diversity of business in an increasingly interconnected world and is designed to reflect the increased emphasis on the multidisciplinary and international perspective arising from today’s market developments as well as an employers’ expectation to integrate the theoretical knowledge and applied skills in training modern working force. The programme will help students develop skills in assessing the global environment for business, identifying new international business opportunities and analysing international markets and industries. A particular feature of the programme is commercial relevance and employability, designed to enhance knowledge and skills particularly sought by employers. The University of Greenwich, UK The University of Greenwich has provided career-orientated programmes for over 100 years. Students enrolled in this programme will discover innovative ways to learn as traditional teaching is supported by online resources, within the virtual learning environment and this is also supplemented by business simulation... [-]

Master of Arts in Legal Administration

Marymount University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Arlington

Marymount’s Master of Arts in Legal Administration prepares students to advance in the rapidly growing legal and paralegal fields. [+]

Legal Administration

Marymount’s Master of Arts in Legal Administration prepares students to advance in the rapidly growing legal and paralegal fields. Its curriculum integrates practice with theory. Marymount faculty members are expert practitioners with relevant experience in the legal arena.

Marymount also offers a graduate certificate in Paralegal Studies, which can be completed with the master’s degree or independently for students who have a previously earned bachelor’s degree. The certificate requires successful completion of coursework and 24 hours of pro bono legal service to the community.

Marymount’s programs are distinct among other Washington area institutions. Both the degree and certificate are approved by the American Bar Association. Marymount’s master’s program is one of only a few master’s degree programs in the country approved by the ABA, and the certificate program is the only ABA-approved graduate certificate in the Washington area in which the student earns college credit. Graduates of ABA-approved programs may not provide legal services to the public, except as permitted by law; however, they are extremely well prepared for their careers as paralegals.... [-]


MA in Public Administration

Webster University School of Business and Technology
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Saint Louis

The objective of this curriculum is to provide those in, or interested in, public service with an overview of available techniques and experience in applying these techniques to public policy decision making. The curriculum seeks to examine in depth the nature of public servants, the tools at their disposal, and various roles in public organizations. [+]

The objective of this curriculum is to provide those in, or interested in, public service with an overview of available techniques and experience in applying these techniques to public policy decision making. The curriculum seeks to examine in depth the nature of public servants, the tools at their disposal, and various roles in public organizations.

Program Curriculum

The 36 credit hours required for the master of arts (M.A.) must include the following courses for a major in public administration: PADM 5000 Public Administration (Requisite Course) PADM 5820 Planning and Evaluation PADM 5830 Administrative Law and Processes PADM 5840 Budgetary Theory and Analysis PADM 5870 Public Personnel Management PADM 5890 Public Policy and Administration PADM 6000 Integrated Studies in Public Administration In addition, the student chooses elective courses offered in this major and/or from the program curricula of other School of Business and Technology majors. If the requisite course is waived, the student must choose an elective course from this major or from the program curriculum of another School of Business and Technology major. Students pursuing dual majors who have the requisite course(s) waived will complete only the remaining required courses for the dual majors. ... [-]