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Old Dominion University

Master of Public Administration Program

Norfolk, VA

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Old Dominion University

Overview

Old Dominion University / Master of Public Administration Program is located in Norfolk, VA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Multi-sector public service
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 60

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (waived for work experience or undergraduate GPA greater than or equal to 3.5)
Capstone seminar

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

66
Applied
38
Accepted
35
Enrolled
58%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 15th July 15th No
Spring deadline November 15th November 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE (waived for work experience or undergraduate GPA greater than or equal to 3.5)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$21,000
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 15
Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

132
Total Graduate Students
75%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
24%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.27%
Black or African American 29.55%
White or Caucasian 59%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 0.76%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 7.58%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (46%)
Female (53%)

Faculty

13
Total faculty
Full-time - 9
Part-time - 4
Male (9)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Environment and resilience, policy analysis, non-profit management, transportation policy, public budgeting
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2084 Constant Hall
Norfolk, VA  23529
United States
Contact Dr. David W. Chapman
Graduate Program Director
Email: mpa@odu.edu
Phone: 757-683-7053