Public administration students study topics and cultivate skills that prepare them for employment in the public and non-profit sectors. Coursework focuses on public planning and decision-making, including public budgeting and human resource management. The Department of Philosophy and Government offers a minor in Public Administration.
Students opting for the public administration minor complete 18 credits of coursework. The minor requires students to complete the core course in American politics and introductory course in public administration. Twelve credits of electives complete the minor.
The Bachelor of Science in Public Administration and Bachelor of Science in Public Administration/Paralegal Studies programs are no longer accepting new students.
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