The Master of Public Affairs (MPA)

Proposed Course Schedules

Summer 2019 | Spring 2019 | Fall 2019


Fall 2019 Schedule 

* – 1 credit hour course, ** – 2 credit hours, (all others are 3 credit hours)
§ – Blended Course – Some meeting on campus required
u – MPA graduate student status only or permission of instructor
n – Also a Nonprofit Management Certificate credit course                                                                                                                                                        ed – Also a Urban & Economic Development Certificate credit course

 

COURSE TIMES RM COURSE TITLE INSTR.
  PSC 510K Web Based Course               Canvas will open August 19 Web Ethics in Public Policy Klase
*n PSC 511A Monday, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. 331 Curry Topics in Public Affairs:  Oral Communication Skills  Cuny
*n PSC 511D Web Based Course    Canvas will open August 19 Web Topics in Public Affairs:  Strategic Planning (1st half) Letrent Jones
*n PSC 511G Web Based Course         Canvas will open October 16
Web Topics in Public Affairs:  Grantwriting (2nd half)
Hunter
*n PSC 511J Saturday, 9:00 – 12:00 p.m.
332 Curry Topics in Public Affairs:  Legal Issues
Class dates:  August 24, September 7, September 28, October 12, October 26
Hurley
*n PSC 511N-01 Monday, 6:35 – 9:25 p.m. 331 Curry Topics in Public Affairs:  Nonprofit Law   Class dates:  August 26, September 9, 16, 23, 30, October 7 Saunders
           
*n PSC 511R Web Based Course       Canvas will open October 16 Web Topics in Public Affairs:  Diversity & Culture (2nd half) James
u, ed PSC 520 Thursday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. 331 Curry Urban Political Systems Bramwell
  PSC 540-01 Saturday, 9:00 – 4:00 p.m. 331 Curry Nonprofit Management & Leadership 

 

Class dates: August 24, September 7, 21, October 5, 19, November 2 (or 9)* and December 7     

*To be determined in August

Onishi
n PSC 540-02  

 

Web Based Course      Canvas will open August 19

 

 

Web

Nonprofit Management & Leadership    Onishi
  PSC 560 Web Based Course               Canvas will open August 19 Web Topics in Public Affairs:   Social Media Policy in the Public Sector Olson
u PSC 600 Wednesday, 6:30 – 9:50 p.m. 332 Curry Public Administration & Management Bacot
u PSC 602 Tuesday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. 309 Curry Quantitative Analysis & Program Evaluation Prysby
 u  PSC 604  Monday,7:00 – 9:50 p.m.  332 Curry Public Personnel Management  Klase
u   ed PSC 630 Tuesday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. 332 Curry  Community & Economic Development Theory & Practice Bramwell
           
           

Spring 2020 Schedule 

* – 1 credit hour course, ** – 2 credit hours, (all others are 3 credit hours)
§ – Blended Course – Some meeting on campus required
u – MPA graduate student status only or permission of instructor
n – Also a Nonprofit Management Certificate credit course                                                                                                                                                        ed –  Also a Urban & Economic Development Certificate credit course                                                                                                                                                 

 

COURSE TIMES RM COURSE TITLE INSTR.
 * n PSC 511B-01D Web Based Course – Canvas will open January 14 Web Topics in Public Affairs:  Marketing (Class meets:   1/14/20 – 3/1/20) 1st Half Olson
* n PSC 511D Tuesday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. 312 Curry Topics in Public Affairs: Strategic Planning (Class meets:  3/11/20 – 5/1/20) 2nd Half Letrent Jones
*n PSC 511G Blended – Class will meet 1st and last Saturday and in between online
312 Curry Topics in Public Affairs:  Grantwriting (Class meets: 1/14/20 – 3/1/20) 1st half Hunter
*n PSC 511P Web Based Course     Canvas Opens:  March 11
Web Topics in Public Affairs:  Program Evaluation (Class meets: 3/11/20 – 5/1/20) 2nd half Carter
*n PSC 511V Web Based Course   Canvas Opens:  March 11
Web Topics in Public Affairs:  Volunteer Management (Class meets:  3/11/20 – 5/1/20) 2nd half Williams
           
u PSC 601 Tuesday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. 309 Curry Politics of Public Policy Bacot
u PSC 603 Monday, 7:00 – 9:50 p.m. 309 Curry Budgeting & Fiscal Administration Klase
u PSC 603L Monday, 6:00 – 6:50 p.m.
309 Curry Budget Analysis Lab Klase
u PSC 611 Thursday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. 309 Curry Program and Policy Evaluation Bacot
u PSC 612 Monday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. 332 Curry Organizational Behavior DeHoog
n PSC 620 Wednesday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. 331 Curry  Urban & Regional Development Policy  Bramwell
n PSC 645-01D Web Based Course – Canvas Opens 1/14/20 Web Nonprofit Financial Management & Budgeting Klase
n PSC 650-01 Wednesday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. 332 Curry Philanthrophy & Resource Development Onishi
n PSC 650-01D Web Based Course – Canvas Opens 1/14/20 Web Philanthrophy & Resource Development Onishi
           
           
           

 


Summer 2020 Schedule 

* – 1 credit hour course, ** – 2 credit hours, (all others are 3 credit hours)
§ – Blended Course – Some meeting on campus required
u – MPA graduate student status only or permission of instructor
n – Also a Nonprofit Management Certificate credit course

 

COURSE TIMES RM COURSE TITLE INSTR.
    First Session Summer School:
May 13 – June 17, 2020
     
  PSC 510L Web Based Course (Canvas opens 5/13/2020) Web Communicating with Data in Public Policy – 3 hr.  Class meets:  5/13/20 – 6/17/20 McAvoy
* n PSC 511B Web Based Course (Canvas opens 5/13/2020) Web Topics in Public Affairs: Marketing for Public and Nonprofit Agencies – 1 hr. (Class dates:  5/13/20 – 6/17/20) Olson
* n PSC 511S Web Based Course (Canvas opens 5/13/20) Web Topics in Public Affairs: Social Entrepreneurship – 1 hr. (Class dates:  5/13/20 – 6/17/20) James
 * n PSC 511V Web Based Course (Canvas opens 5/13/20) Web Topics in Public Affairs: Volunteer Management – 1 hr. (Class dates:  5/13/20 – 6/17/20) Williams
           
     Second Session Summer School:
June 18 – July 23, 2020
     
  PSC 200 Web Based Course    Canvas opens on 6/18/20 Web American Politics McNamara
* n PSC 511G Web Based Course (Canvas opens 6/18/20 Web Topics in Public Affairs: Grantwriting –  1 hr. (Class dates 6/18/20 – 7/23/20) Hunter
           
    Both Sessions:
May 13 – July 23, 2020
     
u PSC 560 Day-Blended Course (5/13/20 – 7/23/20) Blended Local Government Simulation (Class meets for 3 Saturdays and online for the rest of the summer session) Eller
u n § PSC 615 Blended Course – Class meets on campus on the 1st (5/16/20)  and last day (7/18/20)  of class.  In between is online Blended Human Resource Development & Performance Management – 3 hrs.             Class dates:  5/16/20 – 7/18/20 Letrent Jones
u n § PSC 645 Blended Course – Class meets on campus on the 1st (5/18/20) and last day (7/20/20)of class.  Remaining sessions on campus will be optional (TBA) – 3 hrs. Blended Nonprofit Financial Management & Budgeting – 3 hrs.                                          Class dates 5/18/20 – 7/20/20 Klase
u PSC 695     Public Affairs Intership Bacot
u PSC 696     Directed Field Research Bacot