The Custom emphasis of Northern Arizona University’s top-ranked* Master of Administration degree program helps you develop new business administration skills specifically for your professional situation. Work with faculty to self-design an emphasis and throughout your capstone project to gain specific insight relevant to your career goals. This customized master’s degree program is delivered completely online to fit your busy schedule.
The Master of Administration online degree program prepares you for today’s job market through practical curriculum taught by expert faculty with years of experience. Individualize your program by selecting one of the eight program emphases and an in-the-field capstone experience. Many assignments are based on life examples–from your current job or from within your industry—and give you skills to advance your career immediately.
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This online Master's degree offers several Emphasis areas.The purpose is to offer a degree designed for mid-career professionals who desire a comprehensive understanding of administration and seek to strengthen and update their administration skills.
To receive a master’s degree at Northern Arizona University, you must complete a planned group of courses from one or more subject areas, consisting of at least 30 units of graduate-level courses. (Many master’s degree programs require more than 30 units.)
You must additionally complete:
In addition to University Requirements:
Emphasis, minor, and/or certificate are required.
Individual program admission requirements include:
Take the following 36 units:Core Area (15 units)
Health Sciences Emphasis (18 units)Choose 6 of the following:
Justice Studies Emphasis (18 units)
Community Planning Concentration, select from the following (9 units):
Professional Writing Emphasis (18 units)Select six from the following eight courses:
Note: You may repeat POS 428 and POS 581 with different course topics.
Custom Emphasis (18 units)Students must submit a proposal for a Custom Emphasis to the Director of the Master of Administration Program that:
Program fees are established by the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR). A program fee of $2500 has been approved for this program. A $625 fee is applied to the following courses - ADM 515, ADM 540, POS 543, and ADM 689.