The doctor of philosophy
program in public administration trains prospective faculty and researchers.
Before enrolling, applicants must have received a master's of public administration degree or other relevant master's degree, for example in
political science, social work, education, law, or public health. Areas of
possible specialization are varied but include public management, performance
measurement, public budgeting and finance, human resource management, comparative
public administration, experimental and behavioral public administration, and
intellectual and legal foundations of public administration.
Please visit the SPAA website for more information at http://spaa.newark.rutgers.edu/phd.