MBA Public Administration

MBA in public administration degree program provides administrative knowledge and skills that are required to oversee the issues of state and federal along with local agencies. Foundation courses in the MBA in public administration have to be taken by all the students and they can further specialize in subjects of their choice or go for a general business specialization.

The program inculcates knowledge of the theories and skills that are required in an organizational setting from am anger’s point of view and approaches that focuses on problem solving along with descriptive statistics and inferential statistical analysis.

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

By earning your MBA in Public Administration students should be able to:

  • Practicing full responsibility for understanding both the foundational and specialization requirements of each program
  • Achieve academic goals without sacrificing the quality, flexibility and support you need to be successful.
  • Meet your career goals and make an impact on the issues and problems that affect the general public, this could be the program for you.
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Information Research Strategies

2

Introduction to information research including electronic resources. This course is designed to help researchers locate, evaluate, and use information. It includes exploration of the research process, search strategies, locating resources, source documentation, and organization of research.

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Financial Reporting and Control

2

This class covers the collection, reporting and analysis of financial information with emphasis on the use of that information to support decision making.

Financial Risk Management and Decision Making

2

Explores the theory and practice of finance and capital markets. Topics include role of the financial manager and goals of the firm, financial mathematics, valuation of assets, cost of capital, project evaluation, capital structure, forecasting, financing vehicles, special topics in finance.

Derivative Securities

2

Studies futures, forwards, and option pricing and their uses for speculation, arbitrage and hedging.

Business Process Management

2

Applications and case studies focusing on contemporary issues in operations and quality management to include lean manufacturing practices, ERP, quality and environmental management systems/standards, Six Sigma, statistical process control, and other current topics.

Research Writing

2

Comprehensive study of the research writing methods and acceptable research a pert's contents, format and properties

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Operations Strategy

2

Application and case studies are used to address issues in operations management, quality, research and development, capacity planning, budgeting, marketing, supply chain, and technology to provide an interdisciplinary, quantitative focus on decision making and strategic planning for operations.

Global Operations and Supply Chain Management

2

Case analysis, in-depth article reviews, and course projects are used to address issues in the design and management of global supply chains.

Project Management

2

Focuses on project definition, selection, planning, scheduling, implementation, performance monitoring, evaluation and control. Emphasis will be on product, service and process development and emerging concepts related to development on the internet.

Business Process Simulation

2

Discrete event and continuous simulation modeling techniques applied to the analysis of business processes. Special- purpose simulation software will be used to analyze cases and problems from the manufacturing and service sectors.

Managing Behavior in Organizations

2

Topics include corporate culture, managing in a global environment, planning and strategy, organizational structure, human resources management, managing change, leadership, motivation, communication, conflict management, and teamwork. Discusses managing effectively within the environmental context of the organization.

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Introduction to Public Administration

3

Examines bureaucracy at the federal, state, and local levels with particular focus on the government's working, public policies, and making choices for the benefit of society.

The Practice of Government Public Relations

3

Deals with the issues of lobbying in Washington, D.C. and how the government tries to influence public opinion for the sake of providing public benefit. Prerequisite: fundamental requirement in General Management

Strategic Managerial Processes

3

Course materials are applied to specific projects through individual specialized strategic management research projects. Introduces students to advanced topics in strategic change, strategy formation, and strategy implementation through a review of organization theories and processes.

Public Budgeting Systems

3

Focuses on the administration and management of public funds for organizations in the public sector at the local, state, and federal levels, and for private nonprofit organizations

Essentials Of Public Health Management

3

A framework for developing a foundation and understanding of administrative, financial and planning factors and environmental, regulatory which influence public health services, is established. Addresses major functions and issues surrounding public health service institutions, particularly within the context of a general administrative structure.

Public and Non-Profit Private Sector Partnership

3

Memorandum of understanding which clarifies roles and responsibilities of partners is a prerequisite for productive partnerships. Illustrates a five step model that guides governments, NGOs, non-profit private and business sectors and academicians to decide on coordination and collaboration mechanisms, initiate partnership, develop shared plans and monitor partnership performance.

Accounting for Nonprofit Organizations

3

Provides a complete review of accounting principles used in not-for-profit organizations with emphasis on governmental accounting practices.

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Thesis

3

A scholar reporting and independent research on a selected topic specifically selected from related subjects. The department coordinates and schedules a number of seminars to assist students selecting the topics and to fine tune their work up to reporting.