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Aug 1

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Lindenwood University’s online Master of Public Administration was recently ranked seventh in the country by, which included the supplemental and designation of “Best in the South.”

With the ranking, Lindenwood was the top-ranked school in Missouri and outranked schools such as Clemson University (number 16) and Johns Hopkins (number 22).

The website states public administration is among the fastest-growing job sectors in the U.S.

According to, accredited programs were evaluated based on reputation in the field, cost, course strength, and flexibility. Using this information, a score was calculated on a scale from 0 to 100. Lindenwood’s score was 95.74.

“Our top picks for the best online Master’s in Public Administration are affordable, highly-regarded industry leaders,” the site states.

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