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Public Administration & Social Service at Walden University

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, and more. We've also included details on how Walden University ranks compared to other colleges offering a major in public administration and social service.

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Walden University Public Administration & Social Service Rankings

Walden University was ranked #85 on College Factual's most recent list of the best schools for public administration and social service majors. This puts the bachelor's program at the school solidly in the top 15% of all colleges and universities in the country. It is also ranked #5 in Minnesota.

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Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 1
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Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 1
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 8
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Best Public Administration & Social Service Doctor’s Degree Schools 31
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Highest Paid Doctor’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 61
Best Public Administration & Social Service Master’s Degree Schools 76
Highest Paid Bachelor’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 175
Best Public Administration & Social Service Bachelor’s Degree Schools 176
Highest Paid Master’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 260
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Popularity of Public Administration & Social Service at Walden University

During the 2020-2021 academic year, Walden University handed out 119 bachelor's degrees in public administration and social service. Due to this, the school was ranked #2 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 12% over the previous year when 135 degrees were handed out.

In 2021, 1,272 students received their master’s degree in public administration and social service from Walden University. This makes it the #1 most popular school for public administration and social service master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 238 students received their doctoral degrees in public administration and social service in 2021, making the school the #1 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Walden University Public Administration & Social Service Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the public administration and social service majors at Walden University.

Walden University Public Administration & Social Service Bachelor’s Program

In the 2020-2021 academic year, 119 students earned a bachelor's degree in public administration and social service from Walden University. About 80% of these graduates were women and the other 20% were men.

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The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Walden University with a bachelor's in public administration and social service.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 48
Hispanic or Latino 3
White 56
Non-Resident Aliens 2
Other Races 9

Walden University Public Administration & Social Service Master’s Program

Of the 1,272 students who earned a master's degree in Public Administration & Social Service from Walden University in 2020-2021, 17% were men and 83% were women.

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The majority of the master's degree graduates for this major are black or African Americans. About 53% of grads fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Walden University with a master's in public administration and social service.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 19
Black or African American 668
Hispanic or Latino 68
White 371
Non-Resident Aliens 8
Other Races 138

Public Administration & Social Service Majors

Public Administration and Social Service students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Social Work 936
Human Services 391
Public Administration 301
Public Policy 12
Other Public Administration 3

Majors Similar to Public Administration & Social Service

Related Major Annual Graduates
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting 269

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