Nonprofit Management and Philanthropy Track

The following is a list of required courses.  Students who believe they have had a comparable course at a four-year university or community college may petition the department to waive the course requirements.  Students may petition to count a maximum of four courses as transfer credit toward the Public Administration major.  Students are encouraged to take the foundation courses before taking other 400-level courses.

Degree requirements include 24 core hours and 12 elective hours totaling 36 hours in the major and 120 credits overall.

Required Core Courses (9 as part of general education)24
Introduction to Microeconomics
Introduction to Public Service Management
Leadership and Management of Public Organizations
Public Policy for Managers
Research Methods and Management
Public Administration Senior Capstone
Introduction to the American Political System
Introduction to the American Political System
Statistics for Social Sciences
Public Administration Nonprofit Management and Philanthropy Track Electives 12
Introduction to Public Relations
Negotiation
Principles of Management Information Systems
Nonprofit Sector and Society
Contemporary Issues in Nonprofit Management
Operations Research Methods
Operations Research Methods