Master’s in Political Management

Political Management as a field has evolved drastically over the past three decades, as non-stop television news coverage, as well as the growth of interactive news via the internet, has whittled down the former 24-hour news cycle into something more akin to a 10-minute version. Political management is often centered around campaign management, but can often branch off into a number of other areas, including grassroots political development, lobbying, fundraising, opposition analysis, and polling strategies.

Most Master of Political Management is unlike theory-based educational programs, in that it entrenches students in the political and government-growth process at its most basic level – the election cycle. A typical MPM degree will give the student a thorough understanding of campaign management and strategy, with core coursework including the study of campaign strategy, organization and execution, fundraising, strategic communications, advanced research methods, and state government and politics, among others. Those who intend to run for office or have a desire to manage either part of or an entire political campaign at the local, state or national level would find such a degree useful as well. MPM graduates may also be primed for careers working on the advocacy side of politics – specifically in the fields of corporate public affairs, non-profit management, lobbying, or grassroots projects.

Schools with online MPA Programs

University of Southern California Master of Public Admin University of Southern California – A nation-wide leader in education, USC gives students an opportunity to obtain an accredited Masters degree in Public Admin. This degree is available in both online and campus courses, giving students the choice that best fits their situation and schedule. This program is designed for students who want to become public administrators or other high level leadership positions.
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Purdue University Master of Public Admin Master of Public Health Purdue University – Purdue University’s accredited online Masters in Public Administration degrees are designed for those that want to become a public administrator, while the other for those that want to enter governmental management or public health. Both are fully online degrees that can be completed relatively quickly and on your own schedule. These positions are centered in an industry always seeking highly-skilled individuals.
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George Washington University MPS Political Management George Washington University – The MPS in Political Management degree at George Washington University is available through accredited online and campus classes. The online courses can be completed at a pace that is comfortable to you and in an environment of your choosing. Moreover, the assignments can be worked on any computer - no special software needed - at home, at school, or even on the go.
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Northcentral University MBA Public Admin DBA Public Admin Northcentral University – Northcentral University has a Masters of Nonprofit Management that focuses on teaching students the core competencies needed for leadership and administration positions, like communication, task prioritization, project management and organization, planning, and human interaction skills. This degree, through online programs, can be completed in only 18 months and can be worked on from any computer, no special software required.
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Syracuse University Executive Master of Public Administration Syracuse University – Syracuse University offers multiple online masters in public administration programs that are fast-paced and convenient. Their online programs are designed for those who want to pursue high level public administration positions like a governmental administrator, enter emergency preparedness and response, or join homeland security. Students will learn and develop core skills necessary to become the leaders of the future.
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Seton Hall University Master of Public Administration Seton Hall University – Seton Hall University offers two online masters in public administration degrees. The first is designed for those that want to become a public administrator, whereas the second is designed for those that want to influence public policy. The curriculum in both degrees is created to reflect the current environment in order to give students key qualifications needed to take on positions in the field.
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Achieve Test Prep Master of Public Administration Achieve Test Prep – We can help you earn your business administration or management degree online in 1/2 the time and cost of traditional schools. With our Live, teacher led-online classes and our test-out program, we’ll prepare you to pass just 1 exam and earn credit for a full semester-long college course! No big boring-expensive textbooks or college papers, or busywork or group projects. Improve knowledge in subjects such as management, business communication, psychology, and finance. The degree covers fundamental business skills you need to get a better job.
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