12
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
Interested?

Interested in Program in Public Administration? Save it to your profile for easy future access! Use the share option to let your friends and family know it's on your list!

Overview

Widener University / Program in Public Administration is located in Chester, PA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Doctor of Psychology/Master of Public Administration (Psy D/MPA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis or comprehensive exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

21
Applied
18
Accepted
86%

Applying

25
Application Fee - Domestic
300
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline August 1st Not reported Yes
Spring deadline December 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards May 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

12
Total Graduate Students
100%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
Not Reported
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.33%
Black or African American 25%
White or Caucasian 50%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 16.67%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (58%)
Female (41%)

Faculty

4
Total faculty
Full-time (1)
Part-time (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Intergovernmental relations, nonprofit organizations, public policy, political economy, bureaucratic politics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address One University Place
Chester, PA  19013-5792
United States
Contact Dr. James E. Vike
Director
Email: james.vike@widener.edu
Phone: 610-499-1120
Fax: 610-499-4603