Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: PAD                                     Course Number: 240                                    
Course Title: Introduction to Public Administration
Subject: Public Administration
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Introductory course treating the concepts and relationships involved in the execution of public policy. The relationship of the administrative process to clientele groups, the public, legislative bodies, the executive, and the courts. Theory and description of administrative organization. Review of the salient features of recent reports on reorganization, fiscal administration, personnel management, and management improvements.

Prerequisite: ENG 101 and one of the following: ANT 101 or ECO 101 or GOV 101 or PSY 101 or SOC 101.
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date:    11/30/2012