Degree or Program Details

Public Administration Major

Prepares students for careers in management in the public sector. Students analyze and discuss operations of all forms and levels of government and learn the basic principles of government, political philosophy, statistical analysis and computer literacy.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 124

Liberal Studies 30-40
Health Promotion Requirements 2

Required Courses in Major 38
Core 30
Political Science Electives 8
Choose from the following: 
PS 491 Internship in Public Policy or Law (2-4 cr.)  

Minor 20

*Students taking business courses who are not majoring in the College of Business are limited to taking no more than 25% of their courses (33 cr.) from the College of Business.