Bachelor Programs in Public Administration

Compare 16 Bachelor Programs in Public Administration

Public Administration

Government and the public sector have increasingly become major players in nearly every facet of society. Gaining the appropriate level of skills and knowledge is essential for success in a wide variety of jobs. Bachelor in Public Administration programs focus on the study of organization, structure, and processes of government through an interdisciplinary lens, and is designed to help students develop an understanding of the issues and challenges confronting society.

While earning a Bachelor in Public Administration degree, students develop leadership, analytical, organizational, research, and communication skills. They learn to implement complex public programs, while troubleshooting public and governmental issues successfully. Graduates with a Bachelor in Public Administration degree can enter both private and public sector fields. Some schools offer concentrations that allow students to focus on one aspect of public administration, such as law enforcement or non-profit.

Graduates of Bachelor in Public Administration programs have several possible career options including probation officer, human resources director, community service manager, public relations specialist, and health service administrator. It is a wide-ranging field with opportunities available around the world at many academic institutions. Take a look through the programs below to learn more about the opportunities for a Bachelor in Public Administration waiting for you!

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Bachelor in Public Administration

Northern Arizona University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 4 years September 2017 USA Flagstaff + 1 more

This degree provides you with knowledge and skills specifically designed for careers in government policy and administration. This degree helps you gain the insights needed to plan and formulate policy as well as manage, organize, and implement operations in the public arena. [+]

Bachelors in Public Administration. This degree provides you with knowledge and skills specifically designed for careers in government policy and administration. This degree helps you gain the insights needed to plan and formulate policy as well as manage, organize, and implement operations in the public arena. Your degree program will focus on organizational governance, finance, and administration. With this specialization, you can find jobs in local, state, or federal government; public service sectors, such as fire and rescue or health care; and non-profit organizations, such as arts or international relief agencies. What Can I Do with a Bachelor of Public Administration? Career opportunities that might be pursued: Administrative Specialist Non-profit program manager Program coordinator Executive assistant With further education, one of these paths is possible: City/County manager Management/budget analyst Non-profit CEO Performance auditor University Requirements To receive a bachelor's degree at Northern Arizona University, you must complete at least 120 units of credit that minimally includes a major, the liberal studies requirements, and university requirements as listed below. All of Northern Arizona University's liberal studies, diversity, junior-level writing, and capstone requirements. All requirements for your specific academic plan(s). At least 30 units of upper-division courses, which may include transfer work. At least 30 units of coursework taken through Northern Arizona University, of which at least 18 must be upper-division courses (300-level or above). This requirement is not met by credit-by-exam, retro-credits, transfer coursework, etc. A cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0 on all work attempted at Northern Arizona University. Campus Availability Yuma Tucson Paradise Valley Glendale Online Chandler-Gilbert [-]

Bachelor in Administration and Human Resources

Universidad Panamericana Campus Guadalajara
Campus Full time July 2017 Mexico Guadalajara

Administration and Human Resources is a degree program oriented to the human factor. Personnel management and development will aid in transforming organizations in order to face challenges. A competitive environment and constant change demands innovative actions; personnel must be prepared to take on the role of strategic partners in order to add value to the organization. Administration and Human Resources is a degree program which generates talent. [+]

Administration and Human Resources is a degree program oriented to the human factor. Personnel management and development will aid in transforming organizations in order to face challenges. A competitive environment and constant change demands innovative actions; personnel must be prepared to take on the role of strategic partners in order to add value to the organization. Administration and Human Resources is a degree program which generates talent. PERFIL DE INGRESO How do I know if I have what it takes to be a leader in Human Talent Management? If you: Have initiative and are agent of change Consider yourself highly competitive Have a passion for making and changing things Want to be group leader Face challenges and changes Trust people Are service-oriented Are proactive and enjoy team work Have a passion for serving others with shared responsibility Are adaptable Enjoy understanding and doing business Innovation, change process, evolution, constant transformation, and personal leadership are the environments which attract those interested in a career in Administration and Human Resources. You have the potential to be a successful leader and a key player in a company. This vocation, interests and skills are validated by the admissions exam, entry interview and competencies tests carried out before admission. PERFIL DE EGRESO Strategist in Human Capital What kind of work does a professional in Human Capital carry out? Company director Human Resources director Area Manager Entrepreneur Consultant Head Hunter Change agent A graduate from AHR can carry out work as a director, collaborator, entrepreneur or change agent in: Public and private organizations Service or manufacturing companies Consulting firms Their own company Financial companies Industry in general Wherever there are people providing services. CAMPO LABORAL Our students can begin working during the intermediate disciplinary block. This helps them gain experience. At present, the school has internship agreements with local companies such as: IBM, HP, Laboratorios Pisa, Lubricantes AKRON, Omnilife, Grupo G – Top, Fresenius Medical Care, Hershey's, Jabil, among other national or multinational companies. As an example of a successful graduate, we can name Fernanda Vizcarra director of HR at Jabil, one of the most influential women in Mexico, according to Forbes Magazine. [-]

Bachelor in Public Administration

University of Minho - School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 6 semesters September 2017 Portugal Braga

The University of Minho created the Degree Programme in Public, Regional and Local Administration in 1979. The creation and implementation of this Degree Programme envisaged responding to the undeniable need of training public administration professionals. [+]

Bachelors in Public Administration. Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree) ECTS: 180 Duration: 6 curricular semesters Regime: Normal Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: Public Administration BACHELOR | 3 YEARS With a high quality faculty, which focuses on innovative teaching methodologies that promote skills development, ethics training and critical thinking, and a curriculum structure designed in order to provide the flexibility of graduates to adapt to the challenges of organizations, this degree in Public Administration aims to train qualified professionals in the fields of Public Management and Public Policy, with knowledge and skills to meet the growing challenges of modern public management. The course provides a solid theoretical and practical training to perform management functions in public administration, public enterprises, public interest associations and private companies. [-]

Bachelor in Environmental Policy &Planning

University Of Wisconsin - Green Bay
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Green Bay

The <strong>major in Environmental Policy and Planning, offered by the Department of Public and Environmental Affairs</strong>, is an environmental studies program based in the social sciences. [+]

The major in Environmental Policy and Planning, offered by the Department of Public and Environmental Affairs, is an environmental studies program based in the social sciences. It is designed to prepare students for a variety of challenging professions involving the planning, analysis, design, and administration of policies and programs dealing with the natural and human-made environment. This interdisciplinary major is also suitable preparation for further study in a wide range of graduate programs, including environmental studies, public policy, public administration, law, urban and regional planning, and related fields. Through this major, students develop knowledge and skills in planning and decision making, public policy, political and economic systems, and the environmental sciences, and acquire the analytic capacities for participation in those processes which will shape environmental quality in the future. Internships, special topics courses, and/or applied research projects are available for every student. Internships are especially encouraged. These are generally short-term positions with local governments or agencies (usually non-paid) where students carry out projects related to their academic interests and skills. In addition to obtaining valuable experience, students enhance their opportunities for future employment and graduate school. Graduates work in public, private and nonprofit organizations. For example, students have found employment with environmental groups, in local government and in environmental compliance departments of large companies. Information about careers can be found on the Internet, or in career guides. Other material about careers can be reviewed in the University's Career Services in Student Services 1600. That office also can assist you in exploring career opportunities and in preparing a resume. If you are interested in pursuing an Environmental Policy and Planning major or minor, contact the program adviser or the chair of Public and Environmental Affairs to discuss programs of study that are available. They can advise you on the best order in which to take courses, the most suitable way to prepare for specific courses, and help you succeed in the program. You should also consider talking with students in the program, or accessing the newsletter on the department’s website. You might also want to examine the PEA department home page for information about internships, course syllabi, faculty, and other pertinent topics. Learning Outcomes The faculty members in Public and Environmental Affairs have given much thought to what we expect our majors in Environmental Policy and Planning to learn to serve them well in their future careers. We are including a copy of those “learning outcomes” here so that you know in general what our expectations are. Each of the learning outcomes below indicates which courses in the curriculum are particularly appropriate for that objective. As part of our annual effort to assess how well our majors are doing in meeting these expectations, we will evaluate at least one written assignment in each of our core courses using these criteria. We will also send a questionnaire to graduating senior majors to ask them how well they believe the program helped them to meet the same objectives. - Exhibit an understanding and ability to implement sustainability as an engaged citizen (PU EN AF 102, 323, 324) - Demonstrate basic knowledge of environmental science and selected other areas of natural science (ENV SCI-102 and both lower- and upper-level environmental science, biology, geography, and geology courses). - Express knowledge of the concepts, principles, and theories of environmental policy, law, and planning (PU EN AF-202, 408, 301, 322, 350, and 378). - Engage in ethical decision making and critical thinking in environmental policy and planning (PU EN AF 430). - Communicate clearly and effectively about environmental policy and planning (all courses). - Use technical skills in environmental policy and planning (PU EN AF-301, 378, 322, and other upper-level courses). - Qualify for graduate work in schools of environmental studies, public policy, public affairs, planning, or related fields, or to qualify for entry level professional employment in environmental policy and planning (all courses). [-]

Bachelor of Public Administration Honours

Management College Of Southern Africa MANCOSA
Campus Full time 1 year February 2017 South Africa Durban

The Bachelor of Public Administration Honours (BPAHons) is a one-year postgraduate programme aimed at students who have completed the relevant first degree and who intend to consolidate and expand their knowledge in the field of public administration. [+]

Bachelors in Public Administration. Bachelor of Public Administration Honours Programme Code: SAQA-86346 – NQF level 8 – Credits 120 The Bachelor of Public Administration Honours (BPAHons) is a one-year postgraduate programme aimed at students who have completed the relevant first degree and who intend to consolidate and expand their knowledge in the field of public administration. This programme is pivotal to the development of research capacity in the methodology and techniques of public administration. Students will obtain advanced skills relevant to the public sector. The programme also focuses on equipping students with a sound understanding of organisational strategy, structure, systems and organisational culture. The programme demands a high level of theoretical engagement and intellectual independence and is suitably designed for articulation into higher qualifications. Outcomes Upon successful completion of the programme, the student should be able to: Identify, analyse, formulate, and solve convergent and divergent problems in public and non-governmental spheres through critical thinking. Work effectively with others as a leader of a team, group, organisation, community, and provide leadership to the group output in public and non-governmental spheres. Manage and organise his or hers activities and life responsibly and effectively, including his or hers studies and career. Collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate information. Communicate effectively using visual, mathematical and/or language skills in the modes of oral and/or written presentation, in sustained discourse. Where appropriate, use science and technology effectively and critically, showing responsibility towards the environment and health and well-being of others, in community, national and global contexts. Demonstrate an understanding of the world as a set of related systems by recognising that problem-solving contexts do not exist in isolation, and by acknowledging their responsibilities to those in the local and broader community. Programme Structure Duration: 1 year Year 1 Semester 1 Theory and Science of Public Administration Planning and Policy Analysis in the Public Sector Politics in the Public Sector Management of Public and Municipal Finance Semester 2 Elective One: Choose 1: Ethics in the Public Sector Strategy in the Public Sector Leadership in the Public Sector Elective Two: Choose 1: Local Government Management Research in the Public Sector Labour Relations in the Public Sector Research Report Admission Requirements The minimum entry requirement is an appropriate Bachelor's Degree or appropriate Advanced Diploma. [-]

Bachelor of Political Science and Public Administration

University of Southern Indiana
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Evansville

The University of Southern Indiana takes a hands-on approach to political science. Our bachelor's degree in political science gets you out of the classroom and into the workplace, where you can get involved in the political process and see political science concepts in action. [+]

Get strong workforce experience with a political science degree. The University of Southern Indiana takes a hands-on approach to political science. Our bachelor's degree in political science gets you out of the classroom and into the workplace, where you can get involved in the political process and see political science concepts in action. As a political science major, you'll have opportunities to gain direct experience in the Indiana legislature or legal system, strengthening your candidacy for jobs and graduate school placements, including law school. In addition, USI's political science degree puts special emphasis on skills that are highly valued by today's employers, including: Writing Research Critical thinking Statistical analysis Creative problem-solving Your political science courses will be led by experienced faculty (never graduate students), with small class sizes that promote interaction. The political science degree offers excellent preparation for careers in government, law, teaching, business and journalism. To find out how USI's political science degree program can prepare you for career and graduate school opportunities, contact USI Admission at 800-467-1965. Our political science degree builds marketable skills that employers seek. USI's political science program stands out for its strong internship opportunities. You can choose from two types of political science internships: Legislative: You'll spend one semester working with state lawmakers in the Indiana State Legislature. Your experience may include work on a political campaign. Political Science: You'll spend at least 150 hours working in the field. Our internships allow students to work in a law office or a court of law, in a governmental office or on a campaign. This practical work experience helps to build your professional skills and your resume. In addition, you can design an independent research project on a political science subject of your own choosing, culminating in a political science thesis paper. Majors Political Science and Public Administration International Studies Education Programme description [-]

Bachelor of Public Administration

Management College Of Southern Africa MANCOSA
Campus Full time 3 years February 2017 South Africa Durban

The Bachelor of Public Administration (BPA) programme is an undergraduate programme which focuses on principles and practices of public administration and management in the public sector. [+]

Bachelors in Public Administration. Bachelor of Public Administration Programme Code: SAQA-62151 - NQF level 7 - Credits 360 The Bachelor of Public Administration (BPA) programme is an undergraduate programme which focuses on principles and practices of public administration and management in the public sector. The BPA programme equips the student to function effectively and efficiently in public service organisations. It also examines local systems of governments. This includes an understanding of the types of local government and their constitutional relations with intermediate and central government. It also examines public policy issues and priorities. The programme has the primary purpose of providing a well-rounded, broad education that equips students with the knowledge base and methodology principles that enable them to enter the labour market. Outcomes Upon successful completion of the programme, the student should be able to: Demonstrate the ability to identify and solve more complex public and development management problems in a critical and creative way. Demonstrate the ability to work effectively with others as a member of a senior management team in the developmental and public sectors. Demonstrate the ability to organise and manage oneself and one's personal activities responsibly and effectively. Demonstrate the ability to collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate more advanced and technically more complex public management related information. Demonstrate the ability to communicate more advanced and technically more complex public management related issues effectively, using more advanced visual, mathematical and or language skills in the modes of oral and/or written persuasion. Demonstrate the ability to use advanced technical public management related science and technology effectively and critically, showing responsibility towards the environment and interests of others. Demonstrate advanced and technical understanding of the world as a set of related systems by recognising that public management related problem-solving contexts do not exist in isolation. Demonstrate the ability to understand and apply a range of advanced, technical public management-related techniques, procedures and experimental approaches required in the different specific programmes leading up to this qualification. Demonstrate the ability to apply these advanced and technical complex public management related knowledge and practical skills to address theoretical and practical management problems. Demonstrate refined and advanced ability to learn and apply appropriate lessons from these complex experiences in order to solve technical public management related problems in such a way that sustainable developmental outcomes are ensured. Programme Structure Year 1 Semester 1 Public Administration 1A Economics 1A End User Computing Business Mathematics Semester 2 Public Administration 1B Economics 1B Business Communication Financial Accounting Year 2 Semester 1 Public Administration 2A Local Government 1A Public Law Public Sector Economics Semester 2 Public Administration 2B Local Government 1B Introduction to Politics Ethics in the Public Sector Year 3 Semester 1 Public Administration 3A Local Government 2A Research in the Public Sector Public Administration 3B Semester 2 Local Government 2B Public Sector Budgeting Public Administration 3C Public Administration 3D Admission Requirements The minimum entry requirement is the National Senior Certificate or National Certificate Vocational with appropriate subject combinations and levels of achievement; or An equivalent NQF level 4 qualification with proven proficiency in English; or A Higher Certificate, an Advanced Certificate or Diploma. [-]

Bachelor in Public Administration

Brawijaya University
Campus Full time July 2017 Indonesia Malang

University of Brawijaya (UB) is located in the city of Malang, East Java province, Indonesia. UB was officially declared by the President of the Republic of Indonesia January 5th 1963. There are 11 faculties and 1 program held in UB. [+]

University of Brawijaya (UB) is located in the city of Malang, East Java province, Indonesia. UB was officially declared by the President of the Republic of Indonesia January 5th 1963. There are 11 faculties and 1 program held in UB. Vision: To be an outstanding university and play an active role as an agent of change to the society through education, research and community services complies with the national and international standard. Mission: To conduct professional teaching-learning process. To promote awareness to the existence of God's creations and appreciation of human and other creatures rights. To conduct academic process that educates the students to be highly competent graduates and qualified professionals. To innovate, develop, and disseminate sciences and technologies, to empower community welfare and enhance the national culture. Eligibility for Admission: You will be regarded as an international applicant if you do not hold Indonesian citizenship. To be able to get admission, candidates must demonstrate good academic competence which is proven with high academic merit. International applicants should apply directly to Universitas of Brawijaya by submitting a set of necessary documents (see the flow chart of admission procedure). International applicants are generally not required to sit for the entry test for admission unless a special condition occur. The eligibility for admission is based on a desk evaluation carried out by the UB’s admission test committee on your academic achievement. International applicants must meet the academic, language requirements and commit to comply with particular regulations of Indonesian government related to education policy in order to apply for a degree at University of Brawijaya. [-]

Bachelor Of Administration, International Management Concentration

Université Du Québec En Outaouais UQO
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 Canada Gatineau Saint-Jérôme + 1 more

This degree program provides students with the knowledge, skills and management skills that will enable them to conduct analyzes, summaries and effective interventions within organizations. [+]

Bachelors in Public Administration. This degree program provides students with the knowledge, skills and management skills that will enable them to conduct analyzes, summaries and effective interventions within organizations. A first training block, common to all, will prepare them to achieve good people management, marketing, operations and strategic management, financial and accounting. To root formation in contemporary issues, several key themes will be discussed in class, such as the phenomenon of globalization and competition in society, in technology and in organizations with the need that entails to innovate permanently, as well as ethical, media and political challenges that no contemporary leader can not escape. Beyond the generic skills, students also have the opportunity to specialize in a field by selecting a concentration. The cooperative path, in addition to the 30 courses offered, this journey also includes 3 full-time paid internships for 12 to 17 weeks. The integration calls for progress must be made after completing 10 courses. MERGERS AND PROFILE entrepreneurship concentration This concentration enables students to understand the environment of SMEs and to develop entrepreneurial skills that are increasingly sought after by all types of organizations. When they have completed this concentration, they will be able to advise companies to manage SMEs and start their own business. finance concentration This concentration is designed for students who wish to act as financial advisors to companies and individuals. At the end of their studies, they will be able to select and manage the most appropriate to the needs of their customer base, to make the choice of the most profitable investment, to choose the best forms of financing available, opting for investment forms that ensure the best performance and offer the best solution in the case of a loan. real estate management and valuation concentration This concentration is designed for students who wish to assimilate basic knowledge in the field of real estate. They will acquire the concepts, knowledge, skills, and real estate management and evaluation skills to conduct analyzes, summaries and effective interventions related to the value of property or real estate law. International Management Concentration This concentration is designed for students interested in international management and international development. They will gain knowledge in globalization, international trade in cultural management, economics and international finance as well as international cooperation and international development. Concentration Management and People Management This concentration is designed for students interested in human aspects of organizations and, in particular, the management of human resources. When they have completed this concentration, they will be able to assess and plan staffing needs of a company or organization, to ensure the recruitment, selection and hiring of employees, establish policies compensation, coordinate training activities and manage employee assistance programs. marketing concentration This concentration is designed for students interested in the process of marketing a product or service. At the end of their studies, they will be able to analyze the needs, profile and consumer behavior, develop an advertising and sales promotion strategy and ensure the relationship between the company and its markets. Concentration of management information systems This concentration is designed for students interested in computer management aspects of organizations. At the end of their studies, they will have acquired advanced computerized management of business process knowledge, business intelligence, systems architecture, as well as configuration and usage management systems. The knowledge gained in several activities revolve largely around controlling the SAP platform. Thus, when completed, this concentration may lead to the SAP professional certification. Profile with options Students who wish to explore several levels can enroll in profile with options. [-]

COMMUNICATION AND PUBLIC RELATIONS

Danubius University
Campus Full time Romania Galați

Through this program the <strong>Danubius University</strong> takes the mission of preparing specialists, researchers and leaders in the management field from the East and South-East regions of the country, getting involved in debates and society projects, in shaping a new frame of development in a European context. [+]

Through this program the Danubius University takes the mission of preparing specialists, researchers and leaders in the management field from the East and South-East regions of the country, getting involved in debates and society projects, in shaping a new frame of development in a European context. In order to answer these major components of the new field, the curriculum that we offer our students, through professors that are extremely competent in the field, is in accordance with everything that is happening today on a national and international level, which makes such a graduate diploma recognised, through transferable credits, anywhere in the world. The professional competences that students can obtain after gaining their Bachelor’s diploma are: - Identifying and using the specialized language, methodologies and knowledge from the field of communication sciences - Using new information and communication technologies (NICT) - Identifying and using strategies, communication methods and techniques in the process of public relations - Achieving and promoting a product of public relations - Specialized assistance in the management of crisis communication and/or the mediation of communication conflicts Some of the subjects studied within this program are: Crisis communication, International public relations, Regional public relations, Editing materials of public relations, Applied semiotics, Communication law, The philosophy of the culture, Communication and public relations in political organizations. The study curriculum includes stages of specializing practice during the second year of study, 4 weeks, and summing 120 hours at the end of the second semester. Graduates of this Bachelor’s program may have carriers such as: specialist in public relations, mediator, spokesman, brand manager, protocol organizer, markets and exhibitions organizer, trainer, training organizer/consultant, assessor of professional competences, political communication consultant, specialist in online public relations, and specialist in press communication. [-]

Bachelor in Political Science and Public Administration

Bilkent University
Campus Full time September 2017 Turkey Ankara

In the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, a large faculty includes members who specialize not only in political science and public administration but also in the fields of sociology [+]

Bachelors in Public Administration. In the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, a large faculty includes members who specialize not only in political science and public administration but also in the fields of sociology, psychology, anthropology, law, and political economy. This diversity gives students a truly interdisciplinary education. In addition, they benefit not only from the presence of full-time and visiting international faculty, but also from that of outside researchers who are invited each year to the Department to make presentations in their areas of expertise. Moreover, Bilkent's location in the capital of Turkey gives students a unique vantage point from which opportunity for students to study the Turkish political system.... [-]

Bachelor of Social Sciences in Social Behaviour and Public Policy

Centennial College
Campus Full time September 2017 Hong Kong

The Major adopts an active learning approach that guides students towards a critical understanding of the cognitive and psychological process, economic and political institutions, as well as historically and case-specific factors that enter the public policy making and governance process. [+]

The Major adopts an active learning approach that guides students towards a critical understanding of the cognitive and psychological process, economic and political institutions, as well as historically and case-specific factors that enter the public policy making and governance process. The curriculum combines courses in social sciences and policy analysis on both domestic and international level to develop students’ skills and knowledge in these areas. The course work provides both a solid foundation for students interested in careers in the social sciences and a strong background for a variety of professions in which knowledge about social processes and how societies work with global worldview is relevant. [-]

Bachelor in Public Administration

Polytechnic Institute of Tomar
Campus Full time 6 semesters October 2017 Portugal Tomar

The study program aims at providing the students with a technical and humanistic background so as to be able to contribute to the development and modernisation in public administration both at national and European level. [+]

Bachelors in Public Administration. Provide a solid scientific, technological and social learning, supported by a programme and courses that includes contact with real situations and laboratories experiences. This cycle of studies is based on the development of a diverse set of skills and competencies that permits excellent career opportunities and pursue postgraduate studies. Objectives The study program aims at providing the students with a technical and humanistic background so as to be able to contribute to the development and modernisation in public administration both at national and European level. This study program includes a wide range of areas such as Law, Accountancy, Economics, Human Resources, Mathematics, Information and Communication, Languages and Administration. Professional Goals These are times of change and current diversity of professional profiles and training pathways is a clear signal of the information society in which we are living. The wide variety of services, the growing demand for information and responses requires greater specialisation of service providers. This course was designed to train professionals who provide better public services through multichannel and back-office strategies, electronic purchases and interoperable technologies and systems in public administration. Qualification Requirements 180 ECTS credits distributed across 6 curricular semesters (3 years), each with 40 weeks of full-time study (20 weeks per semester). Total study hours per year: 1620 (1 ECTS credit = 27 study hours). Course structure includes 6 modules per semester, most of them compulsory, and in all three curricular years students can choose optional modules from other ESGT programs as according to a pre-established plan. In addition, there is a Research Seminar worth 15 ECTS credits which can be attended in any public or private institution with which the Polytechnic has formal links. These qualification criteria are based on the provisions set out in Decree-law No.74/2006, dated 24 March. Graduation requirements Completion of the program requires successful completion of all its modules including public defence of the research project so as to accumulate 180 ECTS, of which 155 are compulsory and 25 are selected among optional modules available in the course curriculum, and complying with general and specific assessment regulations. Learning outcomes Holders of a Bachelor's degree (licenciado) in Public Administration should: be familiar with the terminology and have good scientific foundations in public administration; be able to articulate the several program modules within the higher education context. be familiar with, conceptualise and apply the techniques and instruments for creation, development and evaluation within the professional and academic contexts and its application in public administration; be able to apply theoretical knowledge and skills acquired in professional activities related with their academic background. [-]

Bachelor of Public Administration

Park University
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2017 USA Parkville

The <strong>Bachelor of Public Administration</strong> degree is designed for students who are interested or currently working in the public administration field. Be prepared to meet the unique challenges of public administration at the municipal, state or federal levels. [+]

The Bachelor of Public Administration degree is designed for students who are interested or currently working in the public administration field. Be prepared to meet the unique challenges of public administration at the municipal, state or federal levels. The BPA provides a foundational background for those students wishing to pursue graduate studies, entry-level positions or continued professional development. FIVE INTERDISCIPLINARY AREAS OF EMPHASIS - Business relations - Criminal justice - Fire service management - Homeland security and - Public service. [-]

Bachelor Emergency Management Services - Whole Community

Anderson University South Carolina
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2017 USA Anderson

The BESM degree degree offers theory and practical knowledge to help save lives and property from the impact of disasters. [+]

Bachelor Emergency Management Services - Whole Community

The purpose of the Bachelor in Emergency Services Management with a concentration in Whole Community degree program provides a diversity of courses designed to offer students the theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to help save lives and property from the potentially devastating impact of disasters. Emergency management is both a profession and a field of study in the key areas involved in addressing any threat or hazard, including prevention, protection, response, recover, and mitigation. The field covers man-made disasters, as well as issues of homeland security. The curriculum has two options. One is a degree completion option for those with an associate's degree.... [-]