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PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

PUAD-661 Foundations of Program Evaluation (3) Course Level: Graduate

Foundations of Program Evaluation (3) This course introduces students to research designs and related methodological tools used to evaluate the need for a program or policy, its implementation, and its impact on key outcomes. Students learn how to design, conduct, and critique evaluations, as well as how organizational, programmatic, and political factors can influence evaluation. Grading: A-F only. Prerequisite: PUAD-660. Restriction: Public Administration and Policy (MPAP).