Mar 22, 2023  
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2020-2021 
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Political Science, MPA Learning Outcomes


  • Demonstrate ethical and accountable leadership skills grounded in relevant theory
  • Interpret the role of public administrators at each stage of the policy development process
  • Analyze the various steps in the policy process
  • Apply a variety of approaches to address relevant questions in public administration including problem solving, written and oral communication, quantitative and qualitative methods, and critical thinking skills.
  • Synthesize the theoretical basis of public administration with accountable practice in public or nonprofit organizations
  • Demonstrate the ability to interact productively with diverse populations