Master of Public Administration

Massey University

Subject area

Public and Health Care Administration

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Entry requirements

A relevant bachelor's degree with at least a B- grade average in the highest level courses, or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Master of Public Administration will prepare graduates who can evaluate public sector management institutions in historical and academic contexts; understand the differences between public and private finance and be able to apply this knowledge in making public financial decisions in practice; make management decisions around big data and have the skills to conduct investigations, report and apply findings within public sector administrative contexts.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Business and Management at this level can earn:


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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263

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