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PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

PUAD-612
Introduction to Public Administration & Policy Process (3)

Course Level: Graduate

This gateway course for the Master of Public Administration (MPA) program introduces students to the evolution of public administration as a profession, discipline, and career. Emphasized are the managerial, political, legal and constitutional, ethical, informational, and technical contexts of public administration, as well as the challenges these afford public administrators confronting contemporary issues. Usually offered every term.