College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
Social Sciences Department
Master of Public Administration

Course Sequence

Course  Title Credits
YEAR I
FALL
PUA 500 (Core) Intro to Public Administration & Public Affairs 3
PUA 520 (Core) Administrative Theories and Practices 3
Elective 3
SPRING
PUA 521 (Core)  Public Program Seminar 3
PUA 526 (Core) Quantitative Methods for Public Administration 3
Elective 3
  YEAR II
FALL
PUA 527 (Core)  Budget Management 3
PUA 531 (Core) Group Processes and Leadership 3
Elective 3
PUA 600
(optional)
Thesis
 
SPRING
PUA 527 (Core)  Administrative Law 3
PUA 533 (Core)  Personnel Administration 3
Elective 3
PUA 600 (optional) Thesis
Comprehensive Exam
TOTAL 36