Public Administration Schools in New Jersey

Public administration schools in New Jersey offer bachelor’s and master’s degrees for students seeking careers within government-run agencies and their partners. Public administration jobs are expected to increase over the next 7-10 years as the role of government expands. Public administration teaches students to operate as leaders within government agencies such as social security, education, health and human services, and a wide variety of other local, state, and federal government offices. Students learn about public administration theory and government policies and procedures within the different departments. Some programs also include an externship component, where students work under the supervision of a department supervisor and apply the skills they have learned.