This Public Administration specialization focuses on research that correlates to ongoing civil service issues and concerns, organizational theory and behavior, administrative leadership, collaborative government and public agency budgeting, government and intergovernmental relations, public personnel policy management, political systems, organizational theory, technological communications, urban planning and social justice. Additionally, the curriculum emphasizes strategic planning including contemporary program evaluation, complex public organizations, and environmental compliance, citizen empowerment and governmental partnership, employee training and performance and the examination of ongoing mechanisms needed to meet the challenges in government management at the local, state, federal and international levels. Possible potions held by graduates are Budget Director, Program Evaluation Director, Research Analyst and Economic Development Director.
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Financial aid may be available to those who qualify.
Northcentral University is regionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). 985 Atlantic Avenue Ste 100, Alameda, CA 94501 510.748.9001, wascsenior.org. For NCU program disclosures visit ncu.edu/program-disclosures