B.S., Public Administration

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Indian River State College

Bachelor of Science, Public Administration Degree

Earning your Bachelor of Science degree in Public Administration from IRSC will give you the credentials, skills, and understanding to play a vital role in community, state and federal planning, organization and management of natural and manmade emergencies. You will also be prepared to effectively manage people and projects, provide top-quality service and ensure efficient and careful use of resources as a professional in a local, county, state, or federal position.

This degree program aligns with what the region's top employers are looking for, including city and county governments who often have job opportunities available as public employees approach retirement.

What can I do with this degree?

Here are some common professional paths for graduates:

  • City Manager
  • Policy Advisor
  • Budget Analyst
  • Legislative Staff
  • Public Relations Staff
  • And more!

What’s in it for you:

  • A personal coach to guide you through the enrollment process and along the path to graduation.
  • 100% fully online classes.
  • Credit for college credits previously earned from accredited institutions.
  • Scholarships, financial aid and grants for eligible students.