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Virtual College

Hammond Hall 201
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601
Phone: 785-628-4291
Toll Free: 800-628-FHSU
Fax: 785-628-4037
virtualcollege@fhsu.edu 
  

Certificate in Public Administration

If you have a passion for public service, then a certificate in Public Administration may be just the thing you need to equip yourself for a rewarding career in governmental or non-profit work.  With the knowledge and skills you’ll gain in this certificate program, you’ll find yourself ready to help organizations run more efficiently so that they can best provide for society’s needs.

Required Courses:

Students must take:

  • POLS 310 Introduction to Public Administration ( 3 Credit Hours )
    • coming online Fall 2016

Undergraduate:
  • POLS 280: Introduction to Public Policy ( 3 Credit Hours )
  • POLS 310: Introduction to Public Administration ( 3 Credit Hours )
  • POLS 611: Policy Analysis ( 3 Credit Hours )
  • POLS 612: The Administrative Process ( 3 Credit Hours )
  • POLS 616: Public Personnel Management ( 3 Credit Hours )
  • POLS 618: Public Budgeting ( 3 Credit Hours )
  • Topic/Seminar Environmental Policy ( 3 Credit Hours )

TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED: 15 Credit Hours

 

Graduate:
  • POLS 611: Policy Analysis ( 3 Credit Hours )
  • POLS 612: The Administrative Process ( 3 Credit Hours )
  • POLS 616: Public Personnel Management ( 3 Credit Hours )
  • POLS 618: Public Budgeting ( 3 Credit Hours )
  • Topic/Seminar Environmental Policy ( 3 Credit Hours )

TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED: 9 Credit Hours

 

Contact Information

Dr. Shala Mills
Rarick Hall 356
600 Park Street
Fort Hays State University
Hays, Kansas 67601
Phone:  785-628-4425
Email: samills@fhsu.edu
Website: Political Science

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