Public Administration Concentration

24 credit hours

The public administration concentration courses will benefit those students preparing for a career in local, state, or federal agencies of government, nonprofit organizations, and special service districts and/or graduate work in public administration and related fields.

Required Courses: (15 hours)
PAD 3003 Intro to Public Administration 3
PAD 4204 Public Financial Admin. 3
PAD 4415 Personnel & Supervision 3
PAD 4712 Managing Information Resources in the Public Sector 3
PAD 4144 Nonprofit Organizations and Public Policy 3

Electives: (Minimum 6 hours)
PAD 4930 Selected Topics in Public Administration 3
PAD 5XXX Any 5000 level course with PAD prefix 3
POS 3182 Florida Politics & Government 3
URP 4050 City Planning and Community Development 3
URS 3002 Introduction to Urban Studies 3

College Exit Requirement: (3 hours)
IDS 4934 Senior Capstone for BSAS/BGS 3
This course is the required capstone course for all BGS concentrations.

Complete Degree Requirements