Executive Masters of Public Administration


The Online Executive MPA Program (eMPA) is a curriculum uniquely designed to meet the growing demand for mid-career professionals in the public sector who wish to pursue an Executive MPA degree. The program is conveniently offered online and provides a focuses on public policy. The Executive eMPA program combines the advanced skill concepts of an Executive Master of Public Administration program and prepares administrators to lead and manage organizations in the area of public service.


Upon completion of the Executive eMPA program, graduates will:

  • Demonstrate a balance inventory of conceptual, quantitative and professional skills.
  • Demonstrate the ability to utilize information technology and systems for effective decision-making and communications.
  • Demonstrate the ability to utilize problem solving strategies and analytical competencies relevant to management positions.
  • Demonstrate a greater appreciation for workplace diversity, ethical issues facing the public sector today, and the challenges of the global institutions.

Matriculation Schedule

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Education for Public Leaders Brochure


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Program Overview

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Apply Online

To join one of the upcoming cohorts and gain the full experience of the eMPA program including the Study Abroad element you can apply here

If you have program specific questions and need to talk to someone please contact the program office:

Richelle N. Jones, J.D.

Office of the Dean

Executive MPA Program Analyst

Barbara Jordan – Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs

Texas Southern University

3100 Cleburne, PAB 415C

Houston, Texas 77004


Jonesrn@tsu.edu | www.tsu.edu