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Welcome to the Department of Public Administration


Our mission is to strengthen the knowledge and skills necessary for professional and ethical public and nonprofit management through our scholarship in teaching, research and service. We seek to be the preferred program of choice and nationally recognized, providing the highest quality education for careers in public and nonprofit management based on a contemporary curriculum, innovative instruction, scholarly and applied research and community service. As part of the School of Public and Global Affairs (SPGA), we are committed to strengthening the knowledge and skills that enhance the management and leadership capacity of individuals pursuing public service careers.

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Events

2017 NIU MPA Alumni and Friends Dinner at the ICMA Conference in San Antonio, Texas

Monday, October 23, 2017

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Fall '17 Colloquium: Navigating the Media Environment in the Era of Fake News

Contact Us

Department of Public Administration
IASBO Building (2nd Floor)
815-753-0183
publicadm@niu.edu
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