Public Administration Minor

Program Advisor:  Dr. Lisa Parshall

Requirements: (18 credits)

NOTE

Some of the courses have prerequisites so students should plan accordingly and consult course listings on Self-Service to view course offerings and prerequisites.

PREREQUISITE TO THE MINOR

ONE OF THE FOLLOWING MUST HAVE BEEN COMPLETED PRIOR TO BEGINNING STUDIES FOR THIS MINOR

  • MGQ221 Business Statistics I (3)
  • MGQ222 Business Statistics II (3)
  • MTH104 Survey of Statistics (3)

REQUIRED COURSES

  • MGT312 Human Resource Management (3)
  • PSC113  American Politics (3)
  • PSC114 State and Local Government (3)
  • PSC125 Introduction to Public Policy (3)
  • PSC227 Introduction to Public Administration (3)

SELECT ONE:

  • BA211 Effective Business Communications (3)
  • CMP301 Professional Writing (3)

RECOMMENDED STUDIES: The following courses are recommended studies to be selected in consultation with one’s Advisor:

  • BA220 Diversity & Cross-Cultural Management (3)
  • ECO201 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
  • ECO202 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
  • ECO206 Economics of Sustainable Development (3)
  • ECO213 Economics of Inequality (3)
  • ENS/PSC211-212 Environmental & Energy Policies I/II (3/3)
  • ENS/PSC219 Politics, Planning and Land Use (3)
  • HST211 Introduction to Public History (3)
  • MGT208 Principles of Management (3)
  • MGT321 Organizational Behavior and Theory (3)
  • MIS280 Computer Studies and Problem Solving (3)
  • MIS290 Information Systems Management (3)
  • PSC215 Issues in Public Policy (3)
  • PSC217 American Political Parties and Pressure Groups (3)
  • PSC228 Community Planning & Sustainability (3)
  • PSC311 Congress and the Chaos of Democracy (3) – CE, CI
  • PSC411 Environmental Law (3)
  • PSC416 Internship in Public Administration (3)
  • SOC201 Introductory Sociology (3)
  • SOC209 Social Problems (3)
  • SOC224 Ethnicity, Race, and Cultural Diversity (3)
  • SOC243 Child Welfare Policy and Services (3)