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Master of Public Administration Graduates

NASPAA Accreditation Information


The Nova Southeastern University Master of Public Administration Program is accredited by the NASPAA Commission on Peer Review and Accreditation and listed on the Annual Roster of Accredited Programs in conformity with NASPAA standards.

As of fall 2020, there are 77 students enrolled in M.P.A. coursework at NSU.

Graduation Rates for the 2014-2015 entering class

Initially Enrolled Graduated within 2 years Graduated within 3 years Graduated within 4 years Total Students Graduated and Persisting to Graduation
Total Number of Students in the ARY-5 Cohort 40 9 15 17 20


Employment Rates for the 2018-2019 graduating class

National or central government in the same country as the program 4
State, provincial or regional government in the same country as the program 3
City, County, or other local government in the same country as the program 7
Government not in the same country as the program (all levels) or international quasi-governmental 0
Nonprofit domestic-oriented 3
Nonprofit/NGOs internationally-oriented 1
Private Sectory - Research/Consulting 0
Private Sector but not research/consulting 2
Obtaining further education 0
Military Service 0
Unemployed (not seeking employment) 1
Unemployed (seeking employment) 0
Status Unknown 2
Total 23

At the Huizenga College of Business, we know that tuition is a major factor when deciding on the right university. For that reason, we want to provide you with a clear understanding of the anticipated costs for earning your master's business degree at NSU. Keep in mind that since tuition is credit-based, each program has a varying total tuition cost for completing your degree. As a general estimate, you should anticipate a total tuition range of $34,743-$43,194 plus additional fees and textbooks. 

* Tuition fees and additional fees are subject to change at any point in time.

For past tuition rates and fees, please consult the catalog for the appropriate academic year.

2020-21 Tuition and Student Fees

Tuition 2020-2021
All other courses (per credit) $967
Student Fees: 2020-2021
Registration $30
Late Registration
(Continuing students should view effective late registraiton fee dates by going to
Student Services ($250 for 3 credits or less and $500 for 4 credits or more per semester, maximum of $1,500 per year.) $250 / $500
Late Tuition and Fee Payment $100
Course Materials: HRM 5395, Comprehensive Professional HR Review TBA
Degree Application $100
Certificate Application $30

Financial Aid

For information on financial aid, please visit the Office of Student Financial Assistance.

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