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Rutgers University-Newark

Program in Public Administration

Newark, NJ

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Overview

Rutgers University–Newark / Program in Public Administration is located in Newark, NJ, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Urban systems and issues
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Health care administration
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public policy analysis
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public management
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Human resources administration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Public administration

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 8

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

46
Applied
11
Accepted
6
Enrolled
24%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st Not reported Yes
Spring deadline December 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate B average
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements MPA, minimum B average

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

43
Total Graduate Students
55%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
44%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.98%
Black or African American 23.26%
White or Caucasian 27%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 32.56%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 9.3%

Gender

Male (46%)
Female (53%)

Faculty

9
Total faculty
Full-time - 9
Part-time - 0
Male (6)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Government finance, municipal and state government, public productivity
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 249 University Avenue
Newark, NJ  07102
United States
Contact Dr. Norma Riccucci
Chairman and Director
Email: riccucci@andromeda.rutgers.edu
Phone: 973-353-5093 ext. 16