Public Administration program ranks top 20 in the nation

July 18, 2019 - Riverside, CA - By Skyler Zahn

CBU Online’s Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration Program Ranks 9th in the Nation

The online Bachelor’s in Public Administration degree program for CBU Online was recently ranked 9th in the nation by To be selected, the requirements that had to be met were; an accreditation from a non profit institution, an online bachelor's degree program in the given subject, and an evaluation of an annual report submitted to the National Center for Education Statistics. To determine each schools’ ranking, the website looked at admissions rate, enrollment rate, retention rate, 6-year graduation rate, and number of bachelor's degree graduates in the given subject.

Strengthening and Building Society

The BA in Public Administration degree programis perfect for those who want to serve the public. The program helps students develop innovative problem solving skills that are required for creative solutions to the many complex and diverse needs of public service. Students are taught by professors that have real-world experience in the field of public administration. Students learn the practical application of public administration and leadership theory from professors who have decades of experience.  

What Will Students Learn from this Program?

While pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration degree, students will develop an understanding of social issues and how to facilitate change through government systems. They will learn about careers in a variety of public sector careers at the local, state and federal level from entry level to mid management positions, which serves as a great foundation for graduate study in a variety of disciplines. For those who are interested in government policy, sustainability, economic development and social issues, this program is the perfect fit.

More about BA in Public Administration

            48 required major unit

            Average completion of 16 months

            Minimum GPA of 2.0 requirement

            WASC accreditation

If you are ready to pursue a Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration online, apply here.

If you would like to learn more about the program, you can request information here, or contact an admissions counselor by calling 877-228-5657, email us at