Online MSA Degree
The Master of Science in Administration (MSA) Program from the University of South Dakota is a cross-disciplinary program that provides the primary tools and organizational skills necessary to effectively perform administrative roles in public service oriented organizations.
This degree is delivered online, offering convenience and flexibility for working professionals. The coursework focuses on the practical application of administrative theory, and the development of an intellectual framework for analyzing and successfully addressing the challenges faced by modern administrators. The program benefits mid-career professionals working in a variety of settings, including government agencies, nonprofit and social service organizations, health care, and education – as well as private sector organizations that provide public services. Graduates of the MSA program are prepared to lead and manage organizations; analyze, think critically, solve problems, and make decisions; adequately consider the ethical and legal implications of their administrative decisions; and communicate effectively with organizational members and stakeholders.
The current Online MSA offering include:
- Organizational Leadership specialization
- Health Services Administration specialization
- Long Term Care Administration specialization
- Criminal Justice specialization
- Alcohol and Drug Studies specialization