The Master of Public Affairs (MPA)

Proposed Course Schedules

Fall 2021 | Summer 2021 | Spring 2021


Fall 2021 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 511A Monday, 5:20 – 6:20 p.m. Zoom Topics in Public Affairs:  Oral Communication Skills  Cuny
*n PSC 511D Web Based Course                    Canvas will open August 17 Online Topics in Public Affairs:  Strategic Planning (1st half) Letrent Jones
*n PSC 511G Web Based Course                    Canvas will open October 13 Online Topics in Public Affairs:  Grantwriting (2nd half)
Hunter
*n PSC 511J Saturday, 9:00 – 12:00 p.m.         
Campus Topics in Public Affairs:  Legal Issues
Class dates:  To Be Announces
Staff
*n PSC 511N-01 Monday, 6:30- 8:00 p.m. Zoom Topics in Public Affairs:  Nonprofit Law    Saunders
           
           
u, ed PSC 520 Thursday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. Campus Urban Political Systems Bramwell
n PSC 540-01 Thursday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. Campus Nonprofit Management & Leadership  Onishi
n PSC 540-02  

 

Web Based Course                    Canvas will open August 17

 

 

Online

Nonprofit Management & Leadership    Onishi
  PSC 560 Web Based Course             

Canvas will open August 17

Online Topics in Public Affairs:  Social Media and the Public  Sector – 3 hrs. Olson
u PSC 600 Wednesday, 6:30 – 9:50 p.m. Campus Public Administration & Management Bacot
u PSC 602 Tuesday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. Campus Quantitative Analysis & Program Evaluation Engelhardt
 u  PSC 604  Monday,7:00 – 9:50 p.m. Campus Public Personnel Management Barnett
u   ed PSC 630 Tuesday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. Campus  Community & Economic Development Theory & Practice Bramwell
           
           

Summer 2021 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 12 – June 16, 2021
     
  PSC 510 Web Based Course (Canvas opens 5/12/2021) Online Communicating with Data in Public Policy – 3 hr.     Class meets:  5/12/21 – 6/16/21 McAvoy
* n PSC 511 Web Based Course (Canvas opens 5/12/2021) Online Topics in Public Affairs: Effective Strategies for Fundraising Success  – 1 hr.  Gatling
 * n PSC 511V Web Based Course (Canvas opens 5/12/20) Online Topics in Public Affairs: Volunteer Management – 1 hr. (Class dates:  5/12/21 – 6/16/21) Williams
           
           
     Second Session Summer School:
June 17 – July 22, 2021
     
*n PSC 511B Web Based Course (Canvas opens on 6/17/21) Online Topics in Public Affairs:   Marketing – 1 hr.  (Class dates 6/17/21 – 7/22/21) Olson
* n PSC 511G Web Based Course (Canvas opens 6/17/21 Online Topics in Public Affairs: Grantwriting –  1 hr. (Class dates 6/17/21 – 7/22/21) Hunter
*n PSC 511R Web Based Course (Canvas opens 6/17/21 Online Topics in Public Affairs:   Diversity & Culture – 1 hr class (Class dates 6/17/21 – 7/22/21) James
    Both Sessions:
May 12 – July 22, 2021
     
           
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
           
           
           

Spring 2021 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 511-01 Saturday, 9:00 – 12:00 p.m.

Class Meets:   January 30, February 6, 13, 27, and March 6

Zoom Topics in Public Affairs:  Tools and Techniques for Effective Public Engagement Schwartz (Smotherman)
* n PSC 511B Online – Canvas will open January 19 Online Topics in Public Affairs: Marketing (Class meets January 19 – February 27) – 1st Half Olson
*n PSC 511D Online  – Canvas will open March 8
Online Topics in Public Affairs:  Strategic Planning (Class meets March 8 – April 28) – 2nd Half Letrent Jones
*n PSC 511G Saturday

Class meets by Zoom on 1/23 and 2/20 from 10:00 – 1:00 p.m.  All other classes will be online

Online and Zoom (2 classes) Topics in Public Affairs:  Grantwriting (Class meets January 19 – February 27) – 1st Half Hunter
*n PSC 511P Online – Canvas will open March 8 Online Topics in Public Affairs:  Program Evaluation (Class meets March 8 – April 28) – 2nd Half Carter
*n PSC 511V Online – Canvas will open March 8 Online Topics in Public Affairs:   Volunteer Management (Class meets March 8 – April 28) – 2nd Half Williams
           
u PSC 601 – 01 Tuesday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. Zoom Politics of Public Policy Bacot
u PSC 601 – 02 Thursday, 6:00 – 9:20 p.m.
Zoom Politics of Public Policy Bacot
u PSC 603 Monday, 7:00  – 9:50 p.m. Zoom Budgeting & Fiscal Administration Klase
u PSC 603L Monday, 6:00 – 6:50 p.m. Zoom Budget Analysis Lab Klase
u PSC 611 Thursday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. Zoom Program & Policy Evaluation McAvoy
u PSC 612 Monday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. Zoom Organizational Behavior Barnett
u PSC 613 Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Zoom Local Government Management Tatum
           
n PSC 645 Online and Zoom Course
Canvas will open January 19  – April 28
Online and Zoom Nonprofit Financial Management & Budgeting Klase
n PSC 650-01 Wednesday, 6:30 – 9:20 p.m. Zoom Philanthropy & Resource Development Onishi
n PSC 650-02 Online
Canvas will open January 19 – April 28
Online Philanthropy & Resource Development Onishi