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A PhD in Public Administration will further qualify the candidate to contribute to the development and establishment of enhanced government systems. The management of public programs, analysis of the programs themselves with openness to alternatives, and the evaluation of officials and public servants are some areas a PhD in Public Administration candidate may encounter. During the time a candidate works toward a PhD in Public Administration, they will deepen their understanding of fundamental topics like Public Personnel Management, Policy Development and Analysis, Budgeting, Ethics and Accountability.

During the minimum of 3-4 years spent completing a PhD in Public Administration, candidates will engage their host university in several meaningful and valuable ways. These may include co-authorship of academic papers, giving lectures and contributing to the administration, or teaching of undergraduate courses. Candidates will also conduct extensive research which results in a dissertation.

Read more about these exciting opportunities to complete your PhD in Public Administration at the following highly accredited universities worldwide.

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National University of Public Service

The Doctoral School of Public Administration Sciences was established in 2013. Currently, it is the only doctoral school specializing in the field of public administratio ... [+]

PhDs in Public Administration. Overview

The Doctoral School of Public Administration Sciences was established in 2013. Currently, it is the only doctoral school specializing in the field of public administration in Hungary. The aim of the Doctoral School’s program is to provide postgraduate-level education to professionals (researchers and practitioners) working in the field of public administration.

The Doctoral School of Public Administration Sciences focuses on 6 areas of research:

Public Law and Public Administration State and Society Public Management State and Economics Public Administration in the International and European Context Human Resources ... [-]
Hungary Budapest
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
8 semesters
Campus
University of Nicosia

The University of Nicosia offers Doctoral Programme in Public Administration leading to Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Public Administration. ... [+]

Duration of study (years): 3 years Title of studies: Doctoral degree in Public Administration Level of Title: Doctoral Degree (3rd Cycle of Studies) Teaching language: The doctoral candidate has the option of writing his thesis and examining it either in Greek or in English Study Mode: Full-time / Part-time Minimum Credit Units: 90 Minimum European Credit Units (ECTS): 180 Program Description

The University of Nicosia offers Doctoral Programme in Public Administration leading to Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Public Administration.

The program is designed to provide scientific knowledge at the highest academic level and prepare students for careers in the field of higher learning, scientific research and public administration (Public Service, Semi-Government Organisations, Local Government (Municipalities and Communities), Public Organizations and Agencies, Non-Governmental Organizations). The aim of the doctoral program in Public Administration is to produce scientists who will conduct cutting-edge research, propose innovative and practicable solutions and conquer leading positions in the field of public administration. The program directs students to use the most modern methods of multidisciplinary research into the production and application of knowledge in theoretical and practical level.... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 8 years
Campus
Walden University

With a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration from Walden, you can take an active role in creating sustainable solutions to problems facing the United States and natio ... [+]

With a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration from Walden, you can take an active role in creating sustainable solutions to problems facing the United States and nations worldwide. This online doctoral program will provide you with a detailed understanding of public policy theory, research, and practice in a global context to effectively and efficiently advocate for change that positively impacts individuals and communities. Taught by scholar-practitioners, the program can position you to attain a new level of credibility and influence in your field and to embrace exciting new career opportunities as a researcher, college-level educator, or administrative leader in the private, public, or nonprofit sector.... [-]

USA USA Online
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
4 - 8 years
Online