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Politics, Policy & Public Administration
Delivered 100% online, the bachelor’s in politics, policy and public administration program offers unique rural-informed global curriculum and hands-on learning opportunities, such as field placements and internships.
Gain essential public service knowledge, skills and connections through Eastern Oregon University’s online B.S./B.A. in Politics, Policy and Public Administration. You’ll learn to respond effectively and fairly to issues that affect global communities. Our transfer-friendly program accepts up to 135 credit hours.
Our program is for individuals looking to gain a broad understanding of working in the public sector. Unlike other programs that focus on public policy and administration in urban settings, EOU’s degree offers a well-rounded curriculum that prepares students to work anywhere.
*Price reflects tuition for Oregon residents. Non-resident tuition is $305/credit hour. Speak to an enrollment counselor for more information.
The online bachelor’s in politics, policy and public administration will help you prepare for a variety of impactful roles that are growing quickly. Our program provides you with the knowledge, skills and connections necessary for navigating a successful career in the public arena.
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180 total credits required
In the 23 courses in the bachelor’s in politics, policy and public administration program, you’ll learn to respond effectively and fairly to issues that affect global communities. In addition to the online coursework, you can gain hands-on experience with a practicum elective or take part in optional in-person components of the program. Field placement and internships can take place in various settings, like government organizations or non-profits, so you can build relationships with professionals in the field you envision yourself working.
Through EOU’s Fast Track Transfer Pathways, students can seamlessly accelerate their pathway to a high-quality bachelor’s degree program. Our transfer-friendly program accepts up to 135 credit hours. For those looking to complete graduate study, we offer an accelerated M.P.A. option that allows students to apply 15 undergraduate credits toward the online M.P.A degree.