Course Descriptions

POLS 4200 - Principles of Public Administration *(POLS 3600)


This course provides the student with an overview of the principles of public administration. Throughout the course the student will learn a number of key principles and how they are applied. By the end of the course, the student will have learned the basic principles of public administration and will be able to effectively apply these principles.

*POLS 3600 may also be used to satisfy this requirement in the degree program.


Public Administration and Public Affairs
Author: Nicholas Henry
Edition: 12th
ISBN: 9780205855865

*Textbooks subject to change as needed.

Credit Hours


  • POLS 1101

CPL Eligible

Course Syllabus