Curriculum Requirements

Core Required Courses9
Introduction to American National Government
Politics of the Administrative Process
Introduction to Public Policy
Politics, Social, Economic, and Legal
Choose 2 courses from the following:6
Place Holder for Economics of Politics and Public Administration
American Presidency
Politics of Growth Management
Democracy in Action: Local Government Simulation
State Government and Politics
Government in Metropolitan Areas
Global Environmental Politics
Administrative Law
U.S. Health Care Crisis: Politics and Policies
Civic Participation and Democracy
Environmental Policy Making
Government and Business
Special Topics in Public Administration, Policy, and Law
Analytical Tools and Communication Skills
Choose 2 courses from the following:6
Public Opinion
Statistics for Politics and Public Administration
Introductory Statistical Methods in Political Science
Advanced Statistical Methods in Political Science
Introduction to Game Theory for Political Science
Applied Policy Analysis
Public Policy Process and Implementation
Management of Public Organizations
Choose 2 courses from the following:6
Budget and Financial Management and Administration
Organizational Dynamics and Management
Public Affairs Internship
Problems in Public and Non-Profit Management
Non-Profit Organizations: Law, Policy, and Management
Human Resource Management in Public Service
Productivity in the Public and Non-Profit Sectors
Total Quality Public Service Management: Achieving High Performance Government
Politics and Ethics
Ethical and Manangerial Issues in Government, Business and Non-Profit Organization.
From Electronic Government to Digital Governance
Special Topics in Public Administration, Policy, and Law
Comparative Governance
Choose 1 course from the following:3
Introduction to Comparative Politics
Politics and Society in Latin America
Comparative Public Policy and Administration
LGBTI Politics
Sex, Babies, and the State
Comparative Political Economy of Post-Industrial Democracies
Political Economy of Development
Special Topics in Public Administration, Policy, and Law
Additional Requirements9
English Composition I
English Composition II
Precalculus Mathematics II
Language Requirement3-9
Arts and Humanities Cognate9
STEM Cognate9
Minor Requirement15
Electives39
Total Credit Hours120