MPA Fellows concentrating in Public and Nonprofit Management tailor their studies for careers as general managers in the public sector, or as leaders of domestic or international nonprofit organizations. In this concentration, students acquire a strong set of budgeting, investment, debt financing, and data-driven analytical skills as well as managerial skills including negotiations, leadership, staffing, and compensation skills. In addition to these specific skills, students will gain understanding of the broad political, economic, and regulatory factors that affect the sector in which they are working.
PADM 5110: Public Administration
PADM 5340: Introduction to Evaluation
PADM 5345: Evaluation of International Programs and Projects
PADM 5410: Nonprofit Management and Finance
PADM 5450: International Public and NGO Management
PADM 5900: Consulting for Nonprofit and Government Organizations