• School of Business

  • Questions?

    School of Business
    651-523-2284
    hsb@hamline.edu

    Hamline Campus
    1536 Hewitt Ave.
    Saint Paul, MN 55104

    Minneapolis Center
    1600 Utica Ave. S.
    St. Louis Park, MN

    Amir Sabbagh
    Graduate Admissions Counselor
    651-523-2548
    asabbagh01@hamline.edu
      
    MS-A1740
    1536 Hewitt Avenue
    St. Paul, MN 55104-1284

  • Sherif Stanek MPA 89 - bannerschoolbanner.mbaMinnesota State Capitol

    Leadership Communication Skills for Public Safety Professionals

    Custom designed for Fire Chiefs, Police Chiefs, city and county administrators, the next session is Thursday May 1.
  • Master in Public Administration

    IT IS THE LEADERSHIP OF DEDICATED, EDUCATED CITIZENS THAT PRODUCES EFFECTIVE GOVERNMENT.

    The Master in Public Administration degree is designed for working professionals interested in the dynamics of the public sector. Many of our students are already actively engaged in public service at the state and local government levels. 

    The Master in Public Administration program provides the knowledge and tools they need to enhance their careers, as both managers of public employees and administrators meeting the fiduciary responsibilities of expending tax dollars.

    WHY HAMLINE?

    Hamline’s MPA provides a solid and comprehensive body of knowledge to create capable government managers. With this degree, you can be a leader within government and positively affect people’s lives. This program is the latest initiative in Hamline’s long history of leadership in public administration.

    Hamline educates students to serve as innovators and leaders in their field. The learning environment draws on the expertise of a network of boards, advisors, alumni, and professionals -- merging theory with practice and academic learning with relevant, real-world experience. Students have the opportunity to apply classroom instruction to their professional lives, using their acquired knowledge for the good of their communities.

    Ranked first in Minnesota among comprehensive universities by U.S. News and World Report, Hamline University is also Minnesota’s first University, founded in 1854.

    Guided by faculty who are leaders in their fields, Hamline’s nearly 5,000 students experience small classes and personal attention along with the opportunities of a comprehensive university. 

  • Message from the Director
    Read a Message from the MPA Department Chair
    Director of Public Administration Programs Kris Norman-Major welcomes you.
  • Dual Degrees
    Learn about Dual Degree Graduate Programs
    Receive hands-on training across sectors and gain the skills and experiences employers want. 
  • News
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      Assistant professor in the School of Education, Letitia Basford, and Muffet Trout, a professor from St. Thomas, recently presented at the Philadelphia at American Educational Research Association Conference where they shared numerous pedagogical insights for how to model and teach cultural competence effectively to students.
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