MPA Course Sequences

Fall Start

Semester/Year

Course #

Course Title

Fall Yr 1

500

Introduction to Public Administration

 

505

Management in Public Organizations

Spring Yr 1

506

Administrative Law

 

508

Statistics for Public Managers

Summer Yr 1

501

Politics and Policy

Fall Yr 2

530

Managing Organizational Change

 

513

Program Planning and Evaluation

Spring Yr 2

616/682/684

Concentration ( Set C) or Elective

 

503

Public Budgeting

Summer Yr 2

507

Information Technology for P.A.

Fall Yr 3

502/681/685

Concentration ( Set A) or Elective

 

521/683/688

Concentration ( Set B) or Elective

Spring Yr 3

699

Seminar in Public Administration

 

660

Internship

Spring Start

Semester/Year

Course #

Course Title

Spring Yr 1

500

Introduction to Public Administration

 

501

Politics and Policy

Summer Yr 1

530

Managing Organizational Change

Fall Yr 1

508

Statistics for Public Managers

 

506

Administrative Law

Spring Yr 2

513

Program Planning and Evaluation

 

505

Management in Public Organizations

Summer Yr 2

502/681/685

Concentration ( Set A) or Elective

Fall Yr 2

503

Public Budgeting

 

507

Information Technology for P.A.

Spring Yr 3

616/682/684

Concentration (Set C) or Elective

 

521/683/688

Concentration ( Set B) or Elective

Summer Yr 3

699

Seminar in Public Administration

 

660

Internship

 

CONCENTRATIONS

Public

Management

Ethical

Leadership

Healthcare

Administration

Pre-requisite Course

None

MPA 530,

Organizational Theory

& Change

MPA 530,

Organizational Theory & Change

Set A

MPA 502,

Economics in the

Public Sector

MBA 685,

Negotiations & Conflict Management

MBA 681,

U.S. Healthcare Policies & Systems

Set B

MPA 521,

Management in Nonprofit Organizations

MBA 688,

Ethical Management of Organizations

MBA 683,

Critical Issues in Healthcare

Set C

MPA 616,

Global Issues in Public Administration

MBA 684,

Leadership, Power & Influence

MBA 682,

Ethical/Legal Issues in

Healthcare

 

Course Offerings (subject to change without notice)

COURSE

FALL

SPRING

SUMMER

FORMAT*

500

X

X

 

Online & Hybrid

501

 

X

X

Online & Hybrid

503

X

X

 

Online & Hybrid

505

X

X

 

Online & Hybrid

506

X

X

 

Online & Hybrid

507

X

 

X

Online only

508

X

X

 

Online & Hybrid

513

X

X

 

Online & Hybrid

530

X

 

X

Online & Hybrid

Set A:

502/681/685

 

X

 

 

X

Online only

Set B:

521/683/688

 

X

 

X

 

Online only

Set C:

616/682/684

 

 

X

 

Online only

699

X

X

X

Online & Hybrid

* While some courses are offered online and on-the ground in a hybrid format, they may not be delivered in both of these formats in the semesters specified.

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