Compare Graduate Pathways in Public Administration in USA
A graduate pathway is a set of courses provided as a means to prepare for a certain degree program. These classes are usually intended as a way for students to improve language and comprehension skills.
Education in the United States is mainly provided by the public sector, with control and funding coming from three levels: state, local, and federal, in that order. The common requirements to study at a higher education level in United States will include your admissions essay (also known as the statement of purpose or personal statement), transcript of records, recommendation/reference letters, language tests
Students who successfully complete a Graduate Pathway program in Public Administration are assured progression to a nationally-ranked UAB graduate degree program upon sub
Students who successfully complete a Graduate Pathway program in Public Administration are assured progression to a nationally-ranked UAB graduate degree program upon submission of additional required application materials. After successfully completing the Pathway program, you are guaranteed to enter the graduate degree program. This transition to university from an INTO program is called progression.
Degree Program Components:
39 credit hour program
12 credit hours apply from Pathway
27 credit hours remaining toward a degree
39 credit hour program
9 credit hours apply from Pathway
30 credit hours remaining toward a degree
Develop your knowledge and skills through active learning in your chosen subject area.
Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
Adapt to studying in the US with a strong focus on study and research skills.
Improve your English level and develop the vocabulary for your chosen degree subject.
Students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills through internships after completing coursework.
Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 Semesters
Start dates: 2019: January, May, August; 2020: January, May
Fees: From $15,240
Class hours: 9-13 hours per week
Class size: 14
Award: Students are guaranteed admission to the Master of Public Administration program at UAB after successfully completing the Graduate Pathway and meeting all progression requirements.