The Master of Public Administration program, has served the university and its students, as well as Terre Haute, Vigo County, and southern Indiana since 1976. It has a number of distinguished alumni, including a former member of the US House of Representatives. The program supports one graduate degree the master’s degree in public administration (MPA). It also offers two 12 credit-hour online certificate programs a graduate certificate in public administration and a graduate certificate in public personnel administration. Additionally, there is an option to receive a dual master’s degree in criminology/criminal justice.
The program can be completed 100% on-line through distance courses, although hybrid courses and on-campus sections of certain courses can be made available.