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Executive MPA Admission Requirements

Key Admissions Dates

Summer 2024:

  • Application Deadline: 5/24
  • Classes Begin: 6/22
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Degree and Minimum GPA
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
Official GRE/GMAT ScoreNot Required
Work Experience
  • At least three years of professional work experience
  • Case-by-case exceptions may be made if an applicant is actively working in a professional capacity and has fewer than three years
Additional Requirements
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A personal statement (2 - 4 pages) discussing your career goals, how the master’s degree will help you achieve those goals, areas or competencies that you expect the program will help you strengthen and what you plan to contribute to the learning community
  • Current resume detailing professional experience
  • $50 application fee

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International Students

Generally, students that reside outside of the United States are not eligible to enroll in an OHIO Online program. Additionally, Ohio University is unable to provide immigration support to international students regardless of where they reside. If you would like to discuss your specific situation in order to determine eligibility, please reach out to an OHIO Online enrollment counselor before applying.

Transfer Credit

The online Executive Master of Public Administration program allows students to apply up to nine transfer credits toward completion of the degree.

When to Apply

Don't wait to begin your academic journey with us – you can start your application now. We've designed our admissions process to be quick, streamlined and stress-free.

Ohio University offers three program intakes each year for the online program. Our expert enrollment team can help you choose the start date that aligns with your academic goals and scheduling needs.

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