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Public Administration Minor

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This minor is available to all majors except the public administration and emergency and disaster management major.

Choosing a minor field of study is optional. A minimum of 15 semester hours of separate identifiable semester credits must be earned for each minor that is declared. The same course may not be used in a major and a minor or among multiple minors unless the course is a required course (not part of a “select” area) in both the major and the minor or among multiple minors.


  • BA 210 Management Principles (3 credits)
  • PA 364 Public Administration (3 credits)
  • PA 440 Public Budgeting Process (3 credits)
  • PA 445 Administrative Law (3 credits)

Plus One of the Following (3 credits):

  • PS 100 U.S. Government
  • PS 230 State and Local Government

Plus One of the Following (3 credits):

  • BA 302 Business Law and Ethics
  • BA 361 Human Resources Management
  • BA 362 Supervision
  • SOC 384 Social Welfare Programs and Policies
  • BA 390 Complex Organizations
  • PS 411 American Constitutional Law I
  • PA 430 Cases in Public Administration


  • At least nine credits in this minor must be earned in upper division coursework.

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