2023-2024 Catalog

PAD 500 Modern Public Administration: Managing Public and Nonprofit Organizations

This course examines theoretical and practical aspects of public administration and the historical development of the field. Students examine the structure, functions and evolution of federal agencies and their relationship to state and local governments and organizations that administer public policy and resources. Management and leadership issues within public administration agencies and organizations are explored in addition to the relationships between agencies and organizations and the larger community.