MPA Finance
MPA Finance

MPA Finance


Public Administration


100% online


11 Modules

The online MPA Finance from North Wales Management School is a specialist Masters qualification that provides leaders and aspiring leaders in finance with the specialist knowledge and skills to succeed in public sector and third sector contexts.

You will develop a firm grasp of public finance concepts and an undestanding of micro-economic and macro-economic analysis. You will gain skills in public sector analytics - how to analyse data within your organisation and extract and present meaningful and actionable insights. You will be provided with a critical appreciation of policy instruments and the policy process, including the broader socioeconomic and political contexts.

In addition, you will graduate with a breadth of knowledge and the well rounded skill set of a public service leader, having explored key areas including strategic implementation, human resource management, communications and sustainability.

With a fully online delivery, this MPA programme can be studied and completed from anywhere in the world, and there is no need to visit campus.

Learning Outcomes

Communications skills

Micro and macro economics


Environmental impacts of organisational activity

Public sector financial analytics

Public finance and economic analysis

Policy and strategic implementation

Human resource management

Frequently Asked Questions

What is an Executive Concentration?

Executive Concentration is a collection of 3 modules with a duration of 12 weeks. These Executive Concentration courses are created from modules presented in complete Master's degrees, this guarantees the quality of the course.

What is the duration of an Executive Concentration?

The Executive Concentration courses differ, but on average the duration is 12 weeks.

Can an Executive Concentration be certified?

Yes, when you complete an Executive Concentration you will receive certification.

What universities are Executive Concentration from?

The Executive Concentration courses are created by professors from the world's top universities known for their research and teaching methodologies, and include professors from the Universities of Cambridge, Southern California, California Los Angeles, and Notre Dame.

Do I have to enrol at a particular time in order to start an Executive Concentration?

No, Executive Concentration courses are self-managed and you can enrol at any time. You can study as and when your agenda and schedule allow.

Are all Executive Concentration online?

Yes, the Executive Concentration courses are fully online.

How can I see which Executive Concentration are available?

You can view our full portfolio of Executive Concentration courses here.

How can I see which universities offer Executive Concentration?

You can view our partner Universities here.