MPA Core Requirements

8 Courses (24 Credits)

  • PAD 6053 Political, Social & Economic Context of Public Administration
    • (Note; This course must be taken in the first semester)
  • PAD 6306 Policy Analysis & Program Planning
  • PAD 6417 Human Resources Management & Policy
  • PAD 6701 Quantitative Applications
  • PAD 6227 Public Finance & the Budgetary Process
  • PAD 6434 Leadership & Decision Making
  • PAD 6726 Applied Research Methods for Accountability in Public and Non-Profit Organizations
    • (Note: The prerequisite for this course is PAD 6701)
  • PAD 6056 The Practice of Public Management
    • (Note: Prerequisites: Completion of MPA Core or last semester of course work status)