Sample of Course Work

Common Core Requirements - 20 Units

POLS 502 Organizational Theory and Analysis (4)
POLS 503 Budget and Fiscal Administration (2)
POLS 505 Research Methods (4)
POLS 539 Program Implementation (4)
POLS 550 Planning and Evaluation (4)
POLS 580 Nonprofit Dynamics: Politics and Community Environment (2)

Public Management Concentration Requirements - 16 Units

POLS 501 Administrative State (4)
POLS 503A Public Finance (2)
POLS 504A Public Personnel Administration (2)
POLS 506 Public Policy Process (4)
POLS 511 Labor Relations (2)
POLS 538 Administrative Law (2)

Nonprofit Concentration Requirements - 16 Units

POLS 503B Fiscal Management NPs (2)
POLS 504B Personnel NPs (2)
POLS 581 NP Governance/Legal Issues (2)
POLS 582 Planning and NP Agencies (2)
POLS 583 Resource Development (4)
POLS 585 Marketing/PR for NPs (2)
POLS 587 Grants/Contract Management (2)

Electives - 4 Units

Can Include:
POLS 507 Ethics in Administration (4)
POLS 512 Organizational Development (4)
POLS 551 Organizational Computer Usage (4)
POLS 597 Internship (max. 4 units) (4)
POLS 599 Thesis (4) (only thesis is option for culminating experience)