1 to 1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
$23,500.00* per year (more)
* 2020 indicative annual fee
This program provides the necessary breadth and depth of public management skills to advance your career both within the public sector and in the increasingly important area of the private-public sector interface.
Experts from across the Griffith Business School teach into the program, drawing on a wide-range of discipline knowledge applied to both business and government contexts. The teaching team consists of academics with experience working in a variety of governmental roles and those at the cutting edge of public sector research and analysis.
A public administration qualification is globally recognised and this program is designed to fit around your busy professional and personal schedules.
This program includes a dissertation pathway. The dissertation pathway can provide a pathway to a higher degree by research for candidates with the qualifying GPA.
|3349||Graduate Certificate in Integrity and Anti-Corruption||Online with intensive on-campus workshops||Trimester 1 and Trimester 2|
|3210||Graduate Certificate in Policy Analysis||Online, South Bank||Trimester 1 only|
|5580||Master of Public Administration (this program)||Online with intensive on-campus workshops||Trimester 1 and Trimester 2|
|4200||Graduate Diploma of Public Administration||Online with intensive on-campus workshops||Exit point only|
Note: Progression through this program suite is dependent upon satisfying admission requirements.
The Master of Public Administration program will be delivered in flexible mode, with a focus on blended delivery.
All courses will be available to off-campus students through a mixture of online materials and remote access to seminars and group discussions. On-campus students will be able to attend seminars and discussions in person, but will also be required to participate in remote discussion boards as appropriate.
Master of Public Administration graduates can be found in a wide variety of occupations including political and policy advisers, public servants and public managers throughout federal, state and local government, as well as policy specialists in a variety of non-government organisations. These include industry organisations and lobby groups both nationally and internationally, consultants to the private sector, and in high profile positions in large private sector firms who conduct large amounts of valuable business with the public sector.
Completion of the Dissertation pathway in the Master of Public Administration program may provide a pathway to Higher Degree by Research (HDR) study.
The indicative annual tuition fee is calculated based on a standard full-time study load which is usually 80 credit points.
The indicative annual tuition fee is based on current conditions and available data and should only be used as a guide. These fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change.
|Year of study||Fee category/Band||Fee per CP||Tuition fee 80cp|
|2020||Fee Band 23.5||$293.75||$23,500.00|
|2019||Fee Band 22.5||$281.25||$22,500.00|
If a postgraduate student changes to a different program they will be subject to the approved program fee for the trimester in which they are enrolled.