University Catalog 2024-2025

Public Administration (MR)

Degree Requirements

Core Curriculum24
Public Administration Institutions and Values
Public Policy Analysis
The Budgetary Process
Public Organization Behavior
Management Systems
Research Methods and Analysis
Effective Communications for Public Administrators
MPA Capstone
Elective Courses18
Select eighteen credits of electives approved in conjunction with the academic committee
Total Hours42


Full Professors

  • Thomas A. Birkland
  • Jerrell D. Coggburn
  • Dennis M. Daley
  • Christopher Galik
  • Jennifer Kuzma
  • Bruce McDonald
  • Branda L. Nowell

Associate Professors

  • James R. Brunet
  • Jeffrey Childress Diebold
  • Sung-Ju Kim
  • Amanda Janis Stewart

Assistant Professors

  • Iseul Choi
  • Serena Kim

Teaching Assistant Professor

  • Tracy Appling