Hauptmann School of Public Affairs


Park University Online MPA Program Ranked a "Best Buy"

MPA Best BuyPark University's online Master of Public Affairs degree program is ranked 15th nationally as a "best buy" in the "Best Online Masters in Public Administration" category by the national editorial review team at GetEducated.com, a consumer group that reviews and ranks online university degree programs for cost, quality and credibility.

"We are delighted that Park University's Master of Public Affairs degree program has received this well-deserved recognition for quality and affordability," said Laurie DiPadova-Stocks, Ph.D., dean of Park's School for Graduate and Professional Studies and its Hauptmann School for Public Affairs. "Our premier public service degree provides a liberal arts based cross-sector to the highly acclaimed and important career fields of public service in a democracy, as well as to the needs of today's professionals in our relentlessly fluid employment environment."

GetEducated.com's "best buy" designations are decided after degree programs are independently reviewed and found to offer a high quality distance degree to a national audience at cost rates well below the national average. Close to a million online learners visit the website each year looking for information on high quality degrees at a reasonable cost.