Master of Public Administration Government Administration Option
College of Letters and
Degree Program Course Requirements
For general degree requirements,
see the College of
Letters and Sciences and
the General Degree Requirements pages.
Area 1 Core Required Hours: 21
MPAC 7106 Survey of Public Administration*
MPAC 7116 Public Personnel Administration
MPAC 7126 Public Budgeting/Financial Admin
MPAC 7136 Research Meth for Administration
MPAC 7146 Organization Theory and Behavior
MPAC 7156 Legal Environment of Admin
MPAC 7166 Capstone Course in Public Administration*
*Note: MPAC 7106 Survey of Public Administration must be taken in the student's first semester in the program. MPAC 7166 mus be taken in the student's final semester and requires department approval.
Area 2 Concentration Required Hours: 15
15 semester hours of MPAG coursework numbered 5000G or higher, or substitutions as approved by the Program Director.
Area 3 Additional Requirements Required Hours:
MPAC 7000 MPA Comprehensive Exam
Total Hours Required: 36