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Portland State University

City: Portland     State: OR     Country: USA     

Contact: Tiffany McElmurry     Email:     

Executive Master Public Administration with Public Leadership Specialization  

Delivery Method: Blended     

Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education: Doctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity     

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School/College (if applicable): Mark O. Hatfield School of Government, Center for Public Service and Department of Public Administration

Program Vision: We strive to be the best Executive Master of Public Administration program in the greater Northwest at releasing the full potential of public service organizations and their leaders in creating effective and ethical multi-level and multi-institutional systems of governance.

Program Mission: The EMPA Program increases the efficacy of public officials for ethical, competent, and effective public service leadership in federal, state, local, special district, tribal, and nonprofit organizations. The program integrates theory and practice through a process of co-production, engaging community groups and citizens, public service executives, academic colleagues, and practitioners with the Center for Public Service.

Institutional Mission: We serve and sustain a vibrant urban region through our creativity, collective knowledge and expertise. We are dedicated to collaborative learning, innovative research, sustainability and community engagement. We educate a diverse community of lifelong learners. Our research and teaching have global impact.