MPA Degree Now Online

Beginning the winter 2014 semester, NMU's Master of Public Administration degree is now completely online. This 36-38 credit degree is the preferred degree for public sector and non-profit managers. Students may choose between a thesis and portfolio option. For more information, contact the Office of Graduate Education at 227-2300.

News and Information
Teachers can earn continuing education credits or start one of four master’s degrees – online, on your time. Enroll in online courses and programs from a university that specializes in educating teachers. Making the Grade
Northern’s online bachelor’s degree in loss prevention management works with major retailers to design a curriculum that meets industry needs. It is among the only LP degrees in the nation.  Learn more
There are a lot of factors that go into determining financial aid eligibility, such as number of credits taken, family income and progress toward degree, but the NMU Financial Aid Office can help you learn more.  Financial Aid


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Key Dates
  • Monday, March 17- Summer 2014 registration begins and continues through semester
  • Friday, March 21- Fall 2014 registration begins and continues through semester
  • Monday, April 28 - Final exams begin
  • Saturday, May 3 - Commencement