Lincoln Memorial University

LMU Master of Public Administration Program

The LMU Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree is designed for those who wish to pursue leadership roles in the ever-expanding field of public service. Earning a master’s degree in public administration opens the doors to a wide range of public service careers, including government administration, community or nonprofit management, and government relations.

This thirty-six (36) credit hour program provides tracks in General Public Administration and Nonprofit Management. MPA graduates may work in government agencies creating policy, overseeing agencies, or analyzing efficiencies. Those who work in community agencies may work for social welfare organizations or large healthcare organizations such as hospital systems, managing budgets or analyzing efficiencies. In the private sector, MPA graduates hold consulting positions or work assisting companies in understanding policy making and management strategies.

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LMU MPA Students & Faculty

Programming from Local Officials

The LMU Master of Public Administration (MPA) program regularly features guest speakers from local government and the nonprofit sector as a part of in-class instruction and special events. These presentations are free and open to the public. If you would like to find out more information about future guest speakers, or would like to volunteer your expertise, please contact us at

LMU MPA Spring Lecture Series - Anne Wallace (04.18.17)
Published on Apr 19, 2017



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