PUP 3040  State and Local Government and Public Policy credits: 3

This course will provide a basic foundation in public policy as it relates to state and local governmental institutions. Students will be introduced to conceptual frameworks, research perspectives, and practical and political considerations. The emphasis will be on critical thinking, "the art of negotiation", diplomacy, problem solving and decision making using current real world applications.

Prerequisite: PUP 3002 with a minimum grade of C and Admission to: PPA-BS