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2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Progression Plans are for planning purposes
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Interdisciplinary Studies - Public Management 90-30, Bachelor of Arts

Campus Availability

  • Apache Junction
  • Aravaipa
  • Bullhead City
  • Chandler-Gilbert
  • East Valley
  • GateWay
  • Glendale
  • Lake Havasu City
  • Mesa
  • Mohave
  • North Valley
  • Online
  • Paradise Valley
  • Phoenix
  • Prescott
  • Scottsdale
  • Show Low
  • Signal Peak
  • South Mountain
  • Tucson
  • Tucson North
  • West Valley
  • Yuma

Program Information

Students may transfer in up to 90 hours of credit. However, all Liberal Studies and other graduation requirements must be met. Please contact an advisor for more information regarding the use of transfer credit and suitability of the 90-30 Public Management degree.

Advising Contact:
Extended Campuses Student Service Center

Public Management Emphasis
Choose one from the Following:
PAS 311W  - Politics and Organizations
ENG 302W - Technical Writing
ENG 305W - Writing in Disciplinary Communities
Take the following 12 units:
PAS 301  Intro to Public Agency Administration
PAS 326 or POS 326 Public Organization Theory
PAS 411  Ethics, Policy and Administration
PAS 450  Leadership Skills, Concepts and Models in the Public Sector

Choose one from the Following:
PAS 355  Research Methods in the Social Sciences
PAS 356  Applied Program Planning and Evaluation

Choose three from the Following:
PAS 415 or CST 477 Conflict Resolution and Mediation in the Public Sector  Mediation and Conflict Management
ANT 350                    Ancient Civilizations: The Roots of Cultural Diversity
ANT 306                    Peoples of the Southwest
PAS or POS 325      Public Agency Personnel Administration
PAS or POS 327     The Politics of Budgeting
PAS 356                   Applied Program and Planning Evaluation
PAS 401                   Managing Change in 21st Century Organizations

Take the following capstone course:
PAS 421C

Communication Skills
Complete CIS 120 Computer Literacy

Choose one class from the following:
CST 111, CST 311, CST 312, CST 314, SC 315, CST 318
Choose one class from the following:
CST 271, CST 321,  CST 323, CST 351, CST 365, CST 424, CST 465, CST 472, CST 477

Modern Language Requirement
Complete the following 16 units:
Demonstrated proficiency in a language other than English that is equivalent to four terms of University coursework in the same language.
Modern Language 101
Modern Language 102
Modern Language 201
Modern Language 202