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PADM 689. Seminar in Public Administration: Integration of Theory and Practice. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisites: 24 credits in public administration or permission of instructor. Integration of public management and administration theory and practice; goal setting for professional growth and approaches to lifelong continuing self-development; integration of theory, models, knowledge, skills, behaviors, values, ethics, and philosophy of public management and administration. This is a capstone, required course for M.P.A. students.