Courses MSREQ

Master in Public Administration Course Requirements




Core Curriculum

  • PUAD 5133 Public Administration
  • PUAD 5023 Quantitative Methods
  • PUAD 5943 Public Budgeting and Fiscal Administration
  • PUAD 5923 Organization Theory and Behavior
  • PUAD 5933 Human Resource Management
  • PUAD 6053 Seminar in Public Policy Analysis
  • PUAD 5963 Capstone: Cases in Decision Making

Required Research

  • PUAD 6063 Graduate Seminar in Advanced Research

Electives (12 credits)

  • PUAD 5723 Non-Profit Management
  • PUAD 5813 Public Works Administration
  • PUAD 5163 Intergovernmental Administrative Problems
  • PUAD 6003 Public Policy and Management Issues
  • PUAD 5143 Ethics in Public Administration
  • PUAD 5823 Economic Development
  • PUAD 5833 Community Development
  • PUAD 5733 Leadership and Teamwork
  • PUAD 5263 Legal Issues in State and Local Government Management
  • PUAD 5803 State and Local Government Management
  • PUAD 5033 Advanced Quantitative Methods
  • PUAD 5003 Directed Research
  • PUAD 6093 Internship

Administration of Justice

  • PUAD 5363 Administration of Justice
  • PUAD 5383 Justice and Society
  • PUAD 5373 Management in Criminal Justice Agencies
  • PUAD 5253 Comparative Administration of Justice OR PUAD 6033 Seminar in Administration of Justice

Health Services Administration

  • HSAD 5103 Health Services Administration
  • HSAD 5113 Health Care Finance / Economics
  • HSAD 5123 Health Care Personnel 
  • HSAD 5133 Health Systems Analysis
  • HSAD 5143 Health Care Law
  • HSAD 5153 Managed Care


Further information for students who wish to receive a Graduate Certificate in Health Services Administration (GCHSA) or Administration of Justice (GCAJ)