Minor in Public Management

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

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


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