This program prepares students for the world of public service, particularly in local and state public agencies and nonprofit organizations. The Master of Public Administration with an emphasis in Organizational Leadership focuses on the frontiers, dynamics and foundations public leadership, especially in the nonprofit business environment. It combines theoretical and practical perspectives with rigorous commitment to academic excellence.
Brandman University works with numerous Beginning Teacher Support and Assessment (BTSA) and Induction programs throughout California to provide graduate-level professional development credit for beginning teachers or administrators and support providers.
For those interested in leadership roles and for those who work with leaders in the nonprofit sector, this program is designed specifically to prepare participants for staff leadership positions within nonprofit organizations. Focusing on the advancement of nonprofit mission, this program covers strategic governance, nonprofit business design and development, target market and trend analysis, assessing client needs, effective program design principles and continuous process improvement.