Master of Public Administration Online


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5 Ways Public Policy Has Shaped the Justice System

An important course of study throughout the master’s of public administration online curriculum is public policy and its interaction with the justice system. In the infographic below, see five ways in which public policy has actually shaped the justice system: Add This Infographic to Your Site University of Southern California Online

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The Role of Social Media in Accelerating A Revolution

Protests and uprisings across the world offer insight into the changing relationship between leaders and the public worldwide. There is no better tool than social media for experiencing and understanding these events.

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NSA Timeline

As you work toward your Public Administration degree, you will study the importance of a multitude of organizations, including the ever-controversial National Security Agency (NSA). When President Harry Truman established this government organization, he had in mind an agency that would collect and decode information from around the world. In the infographic below, learn more [...]

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Transforming Communication

If you’re working toward or considering your online MPA, then you likely understand the power of the internet to bring people closer to not only their goals and dreams. but also to friends, acquaintances and even strangers. In fact, social media and other online communication mediums have given the public a unique voice; the ability [...]

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Public, Private, or Nonprofit: Which Sector is Right for You? Public, Private, and Nonprofit

If you’re working toward your Master of Public Administration online degree, you may be considering the career opportunities that await you after graduation. In the below infographic, we tackle an important consideration as you determine your next career move: should you pursue work in the private or the public sector? Add This Infographic to Your Site [...]

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Women in Public Leadership

A Master of Public Administration is an important first step toward a career in the public sector. There may be a number of unique opportunities available to students of public leadership following graduation. For women specifically, this arena is growing in its career possibilities. Recent years have seen significant gains for women seeking public leadership roles. [...]

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Public Crisis Management

Public Crisis Management Public crises are all too common today. With the advent of technology and growth of social media, news – both real and fake – spreads quickly. The Flint Water Crisis The Flint Water crisis provides an excellent example of what happens when leaders are unprepared. One of the biggest public crises in [...]

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An Engaged Workforce: What Works and What Doesn’t

Employees are the lifeblood of any organization. Their success often depends on the actions of those who lead them.

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Technology in Public Policy

Those graduating with an MPA degree are entering a whole new world of data driven politics and public policy. See what we mean in our latest infographic: For more information about the USC Master of Public Admistration Online, visit the website: Add this infographic to your site University of Southern California Online

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