B.A. in Public Administration

Course Requirements

Course No. Course Title Credits
CIS 251Computers in Management3
PAD 325Public Budgeting and Human Resource Administration4
POL 202American Government4
POL 301Foundations of Public Administration4
POL 331Courts and Public Policy4
POL 355Policy Formation Process4
POL 327Internship in State Government4
POL 328Field Experiences in the Public Sector4
One Course from
GEOG 202Geographic Information Systems I4
POL 300Methodology in Political Science4


Three additional courses at the 300 or 400-level taken outside of the political science department offerings and chosen in consultation with the public administration coordinator. The cognate requirement can be satisfied by completing a dual major, a minor, or a college-approved, credit-bearing certificate program.9-12

Total Credit Hours


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