Purpose: This program provides knowledge and skills in public sector management and is designed to prepare students for initial employment or advancement in present employment. The occupational objectives include administrative assistant, management trainee, supervisor, office manager, or manager in local, state, federal, or nonprofit organizations.
Recommended Preparation: The student should possess a proficiency in high school English and a strong background in basic arithmetic operations.
1 May substitute a higher-level mathematics course. Consult an academic advisor for appropriate selection.
2 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK activities course. PED is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.
3 May substitute the SDV 101 Orientation section related to this program.
4 Public Service elective may be selected from ACC, CON, BUS, ECO, FIN, ITD, ITE, ITN, ITP, MKT, PBS, or PLS.
5 Select from the following: CST 100, CST 110, CST 115, CST 126, CST 227, or CST 229.
6 May substitute ECO 201 or ECO 202.
7 See humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives.