Southern U Baton Rouge launches new online degree
Southern University Baton Rouge (SUBR) and Education Online Services Corporation are pleased to announce the launch of a new online degree: the Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA). The online degree is housed within the Department of Public Administration which is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration.
According to Education Online Services Chairman and CEO, Ezell Brown, “the EMPA prepares graduates to examine global aspects of public administration through specific analytical, managerial, and theoretical lenses which training students in management communication skills and policy analysis. As public policy issues become more complex, the demand for trained policy analysts capable of both quantifying and operationally executing procedural solutions has grown.” Development of leadership skills is a central theme in all EMPA courses.
“The Executive Master of Public Administration incorporates the ideology that knowledge is an essential commodity of society that must transcend the traditional classroom to develop, nourish, inspire and energize the latent creativity and productivity of future generations,” Dr. William Arp, dean of the SU Nelson Mandela School of Public Policy.
Read the full press release here.