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Public Administration Program

School of Politics, Public Affairs & International Studies

Program Goals and Learning Outcomes

Master of Public Administration

The mission of the Masters of Public Administration Program at the University of Wyoming is to prepare pre- and in-service students for a variety of public sector roles, including leadership, management, and administrative positions in government and non-profit organizations; to instill in our students public service values and professional ethics; and to promote a commitment to the improvement of government and social institutions in the ever-changing public landscape. Student learning objectives/outcomes:

  1. Understand the discipline of public administration including contemporary public administration concepts and theories.
  2. Integrate theory and practice.
  3. Improve decision-making skills.
  4. Gain knowledge of legal processes, managerial ethics, civil service systems, budgeting processes, the relationship between the public and private sectors, and the functions and duties of multiple government agencies.
  5. Communicate effectively, both orally and in written form.
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MPA Program | School of Politics, Public Affairs & International Studies

Dept. 3197

1000 E University Ave

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-6484

Email: mpa.info@uwyo.edu

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