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Public Administration

Associate’s Degree

University of Maine at Augusta

The A.S. degree prepares you for administrative careers in government and not-for-profit organizations.  The faculty has many decades of experience getting students ready for new or enhanced careers, and they are supplemented by an outstanding group of Maine public officials who offer courses in their areas of expertise.  Positions acquired by recent graduates include Commissioner, Chief Deputy Secretary of State, Clerk of the Maine House of Representatives, town manager, sheriff, police chief, fire chief, and airport manager. Graduates have been successful in a great variety of public and not-for-profit organizations that make important contributions to the quality of life in Maine.

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