Florida State University

Askew School of Public Administration

College of Social Sciences & Public Policy

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Future Students

“Pursuing scholarship, integrity, and democratic governance”

The Askew School of Public Administration and Policy offers masters and doctoral programs with a wide range of specializations as well as the flexibility for students to select electives from across the university to meet their preferred career paths.  Our flexible programs allow students to enroll part-time or full-time. 

The School also offers a variety of certificate programs. For more information on certificate programs, click here.

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Our MPA degree is offered both fully in-person at the Tallahassee Main Campus or online from anywhere.

MPA career paths include:

  • Local Government Management
  • Public and Nonprofit Financial Management
  • Evidence-Based Policy Making
  • Emergency Management
  • International and Nonprofit Organizational Management
  • Public Administration

For MPA degree requirements, click here.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Our PhD program is offered fully in-person at the Tallahassee Main Campus.

For doctoral degree requirements, click here.