Public Administration (B.S.)

Public Administration Course Descriptions

A major in public administration will help students understand how decisions are made in government as well as how to administer programs and projects. Graduates of a public administration major will be well prepared for a career in both the public and the non-profit sector.

30 semester hours as follows:

A. Public Administration Major Courses (33 hours):

GOVT 1315American Politics

ECN 2300Survey of Economics

MSC 3301Statistical Decision Making

MGT 3340Concepts/Functions Management

LDST 3333Ethical Leadership

PUAD 2310Intro to Public Administration

PUAD 3310Administrative Law

PUAD 3320Public Fiscal Management

PUAD 4310Economics/Pub Administration

PUAD 4320Intergovernmental Relations

PUAD 4330Public Policy

B. Public Administration Capstone Course

PUAD 4390Capstone/Public Administration

C. Required Minor (12-24 hours):

Students must select one or two minors from any approved EAP minor.