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Columbus State University

Master of Public Administration Government Administration Option

College of Letters and Sciences
Degree Program Course Requirements

For general degree requirements, see the College of Letters and Sciences and
the General Degree Requirements pages.

Area 1 Core Required Hours: 21
MPAC 7106 Survey of Public Administration*
MPAC 7116 Public Personnel Administration
MPAC 7126 Public Budgeting/Financial Admin
MPAC 7136 Research Meth for Administration
MPAC 7146 Organization Theory and Behavior
MPAC 7156 Legal and Ethical Environment of Admin
MPAC 7766 Capstone Course in Public Administration*
*Note: MPAC 7106 Survey of Public Administration must be taken in the student's first semester in the program. MPAC 7766 mus be taken in the student's final semester and requires department approval.

Area 2 Concentration Required Hours: 15
15 semester hours of MPAG coursework numbered 5000G or higher, or substitutions as approved by the Program Director.

Area 3 Additional Requirements Required Hours: 0
MPAC 7000 MPA Comprehensive Exam

Total Hours Required: 36