A minor in Public Management consists of 15 credits of upper-division coursework. Of the 15 credits, at least 12 must be earned from FAU. The minor provides the student with a base of knowledge about management issues in government, the application of management principles, administrative and regulatory procedures, due process and administrative ethics. Additionally, the minor exposes the student to specific areas of public management, including public personnel, budgeting and finance and organizational behavior. A minimum grade of "C" is required for each PAD-prefixed course. Grades of "C-" and below cannot be applied to the minor.

 

Minor Requirements

Complete the following 12 credits:
PAD 3003 Public Management and Administration 3
PAD 3104 Organizational Behavior and Administrative Communication 3
PAD 4223* Public Budgeting and Finance 3
PAD 4414* Managing People in the Public Sector 3
Complete 3 credits from the following:
PAD 4228** Public Budgeting Techniques and Processes 3
PAD 4320 Program Evaluation in Public Management 3
PAD 4332 Managing for Excellence in the Public and Nonprofit Sectors 3
PAD 4426 Public Sector Labor Relations 3
PAD 4604* Administrative Process and Ethics 3
PAD 4806 State and Local Government Administration 3
PAD 4931 Special Topics 3

 

* Requires PAD 3003 as prerequisite.
** Requires PAD 4223 as prerequisite