Graduate Certificate in Public Administration

Kansas State University - Global Campus

Online Manhattan, KS Public Regional Accreditation

Program at a Glance

Public Administration Public Administration And Social Service Professions Related
Yes 100% online
$567 Per credit hour for tuition
15 credit hours required for graduation
total estimated cost
Yes transfer credits accepted
No 100% flexible class times
16 weeks average course length
No minimum
min. completion time


Prerequisites & Transfer Credits

Minimum GPA

Out of 4.0

Standardized Tests


not requiredfor admission

Transfer Credits Accepted?


At the discretion of the MPA program director, up to 6 credit hours of equivalent graduate courses taken in other K-State graduate programs or at other universities may be accepted as core courses. To earn credit for an equivalent course, students must produce the course syllabus and must have obtained a B or above grade in the course.


Services, Schedule, Reputation, Instructors and Student Info

Services Offered

Online Office Hours
Online Chat
Mobile App
Social Discussion Forums
On-Campus Graduation Ceremony
Digital Textbooks
Online Management of Coursework


100% Online Yes
Minimum Completion Time No minimum
Class Times Both
Average Course Length 16 Weeks


  • School Type:
  • School Accreditation:
    Regional Accreditation North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
  • Program Accreditation:

Instructors & Students

  • Instructors:
    Teach both online and on-campus
  • Students:
    Students worldwide


Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    $567 per credit hour
  • Required for Completion
    15 credit hours
  • Total Estimated Cost
  • All Students: $567

Location & Contact

Student Contact

Trina McCarty Program Coordinator 785-532-5575
Global Campus Global Campus 1615 Anderson Avenue Manhattan KS 66502

Head of Distance Learning

Duane Dunn Associate Dean 785-532-2568
Global Campus 1615 Anderson Avenue Manhattan KS 66502


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