Master of Science

Program Requirements

MSM with a Concentration in Public Administration

This concentration has an additional program competency of demonstrating decision making ability in public policy and administration in a wide variety of industries, both public and private.

To fulfill the requirements for the MSM with a concentration in Public Administration, students must complete an 18-credit hour Business Management core, a 12-credit hour concentration plus six elective credits. While some course sequencing is necessary, the program is designed to permit students to complete requirements at their own pace. The 12 courses listed below are required for completion of the MSM with a concentration in Public Administration.

Course Requirements

MGT 6501 Available Online Organization Theory and Design

MGT 6503 Available Online Leadership Development and Change Management

MGT 7400 Available Online Analysis of Decision Making

MGT 7710 Available Online Integrative Independent Study Project A

MGT 7800 Available Online Strategy in Organizations

MGT 8800 Available Online Integrative Independent Study Project B

MPA 6501 Available Online Seminar in Public Administration

MPA 6503 Administrative Law

MPA 7202 Available Online Public Budgeting Systems

MPA 7502 Available Online Analysis of Public Policy

Two Electives

Total core/concentration courses is 12 courses equaling 36 credit hours.

This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2015-2016 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2015 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.