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2019 SESSION #1 (1/7 - 3/31/2019)
Public Management Emphasis (12 week)

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Updated: 12/22/2018

Core and Elective Courses:

  1. PUB 500.41: Environment and Practice of Public Administration
    Prof. R. Sun

    Required Textbooks and Materials:
    1) Rosenbloom, D. H., Kravchuk, R., & Clerkin, R. (2015). Public administration: Understanding management, politics, and law in the public sector (8th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill (ISBN-13: 978-0073379159).
    2) Shafritz, J. M., & Hyde, A. C. (2017). Classics of public administration (8th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage Learning (ISBN-13: 978-1305639034) (note that this edition has 54 chapters/articles).
    3) APA Peregrine Course: Please check your Blackboard course to view instructions on how to purchase access.

  2. PUB 502.41: Administrative Theory and Behavior
    Prof. Z. Yang

    Textbooks:
    1) Robbins, S. P. & Judge, T. (2016). Essentials of Organizational Behavior (13th ed.)  Pearson (ISBN-13: 978-0133920819)
    2) Shafritz, J. M., Ott, J. S., & Jang, Y. S. (2015). Classics of Organization Theory (8th ed.). Wadsworth (ISBN-13: 978-1285870274)


  3. PUB 512.41: Foundations of Ethical Administration
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Textbooks:
    Cooper, Terry L. (2012).   The Responsible Administrator: An Approach to Ethics for the Administrative Role (6th ed.). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. ISBN 9780470873946. 

    Menzel, Donald C. (2009).   Ethics Moments in Government: Cases and Controversies. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. ISBN 9781439806906.


  4. PUB 520.41: Leadership in the Public Sector
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Required Textbook:
    Van Wart, Montgomery. (2017). Leadership in Public Organizations: An Introduction (3rd ed.). Routledge. ISBN 9780765647023.

    Recommended:
    APA. (2009). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Ed.). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

  5. PUB 592.41: Capstone: Integrative Seminar in Public Administration
    Prod. S. Golightly

    Required Textbook:
    Bui, Yvonne N. (2014), How to write a Master’s thesis. SAGE Publications. (ISBN: 978-1-4522-0351-5)

    Recommended: 
    APA Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th edition). American Psychological Association. (2010). Washington.


  6. CJA 595.41: Contemporary Corrections Policy and Practice
    Prod. J. Sumner

    Textbook:
    No textbook for this course.


  7. PUB 495.41: Applied Statistics in Public Administration
    Prof. C. Sneed

    Required Textbook:
    Healey Joseph F. Statistics: A Tool for Social Research, 10th Edition.
    ISBN-10: 1285458850, ISBN-13: 978128545885

    Optional Textbook
    Aplia™, 1 term Instant Access for Healey's Statistic: A Tool for Social Research, 10th Edition
    https://www.cengage.com/c/statistics-a-tool-for-social-research-10e-healey/9781285770734

  8. PUB 495.42: Administration of Financial Resources 
    Prof. R. Leung

    Required Textbook: 
    Title: Public Budgeting by David Nice and Patrick Fisher/Birkdale Publishers, 2016 ISBN:978-1-942456-02-5 Buy directly at http://www.birkdalepublishers.com/ 

    Recommended: 
    APA. (2009). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Ed.). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association. ISBN: 978-1-4338-0561-5; Kindle edition available.


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MPA-Specialized Concentrations Textbooks: Criminal Justice, Health Care, and Nonprofit Management (8 week)


2019 Spring 1 (1/7 - 3/3)
Updated: 1/2/2019

  1. PUB 501.51: Public Management
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Required Textbook:
    Hill, Carolyn J., and Lynn Jr., Laurence E. (2016). Public Management: Thinking and Acting in Three Dimensions (2nd Ed.). Washington, D.C.: CQ Press. ISBN: 9781483344324.

    Recommended Textbook:
    APA. (2009). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Ed.). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

  2. PUB 572.51: Legal Issues in Health Care Administration
    Prof. J. Thomas

    Required Textbook:
    Essentials of Health Policy and Law by Joel B. Teitelbaum and Sara E. Wilensky, 3rd Ed. (2017). ISBN: 978-1-284-08754-3

    Optional Textbooks:
    1) Using Sources Effectively 3 rd  Ed., Author: Robt. A. Harris, ISBN:  1884585930 
    2) APA Manual or Little Brown Essential Handbook 7 th  Ed., Author: Jane Aaron, ISBN: 978020543658

  3. PUB 582.51: Public and Nonprofit Financial Management
    Prof. Rui Sun

    Textbooks:
    Finkler, S. A., Smith, D. L., Calabrese, T. D., & Purtell, R. M. (2017). Financial management for public, health, and non-for-profit organizations (5th ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: CQ Press (ISBN: 978-1-5063-2684-9).

  4. PUB 594.51: Independent Study
    Prof. S. Golightly

    Textbooks:
    Bui, Yvonne N. (2014), How to write a Master’s thesis. SAGE Publications. (ISBN: 978-1-4522-0351-5).

    Optional:
    APA Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th edition). (2010). Washington, DC. (ISBN: 978-1-4338-0561-5)

  5. CJA 565.51: Issues in Police Administration and Ethics
    Prof. M. Palladini

    Textbooks:

    1) Title: Police Ethics (4th Edition)
    Authors: Michael Caldero, Jeffrey Dailey, Brian Withrow
    Publisher: Routledge (February 14, 2018)
    ISBN-10: 1138061174, ISBN-13: 978-1138061170

    2) National Research Council. (2004). Fairness and effectiveness in policing: The evidence. Committee to review research on police policy and practices. Wesley Skogan and Kathleen Frydl (Eds.). Committee on Law and Justice, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.
    ISBN: 0309084334 (HC), ISBN 0309525578 (PDF)

    *Can be downloaded (free): http://www.nap.edu/catalog/10419/fairness-andeffectiveness-in-policing-the-evidence 

    3) United States Constitution
    http://www.usconstitution.net/const.pdf

    Recommended:
    APA, (2009). Publication manual for the American psychological association (6th ed.).
    Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association. ISBN: 978-1433805615

  6. PUB 495.51: Foundations of Public Administration
    Prof. R. Azizi

    Textbooks:
    1. Shafritz, J. M., Russell, E.W., & Borick, C. P. (2013). Introducing public administration (8th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson. (ISBN-10: 020585589X | ISBN-13: 978-0205855896) 

    2. Stillman II, R.J. (2010). Public Administration: Concepts and cases. (9th ed.). Boston, MA: Wadsworth. (ISBN-10: 0618993010 | ISBN-13: 978-0618993017) 

  7. PUB 495.52: Administration of Financial Resources
    Prof. Ian Coyle

    Textbook:
    Title: The Basics of Public Budgeting and Financial Management
    A Handbook for Academics and Practitioners, 3rd Edition
    Author: Charles E. Menifield
    ISBN: 978-0761869757

    https://rowman.com/isbn/9780761869757/the-basics-of-public-budgeting-and-financial-management-a-handbook-for-academics-and-practitioners-3rd-edition

  8. PUB 495.53: Applied Statistics in Public Administration
    Prof. E. Kulikov

    Textbooks:
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2019 Spring 2 (3/4- 3/28) 
Updated: 1/2/2019

  1. PUB 500.51: Environment and Practice of Public Administration
    Prof. R. Sun

    Required Textbooks and Materials:
    1) Rosenbloom, D. H., Kravchuk, R., & Clerkin, R. (2015). Public administration: Understanding management, politics, and law in the public sector (8th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill (ISBN-13: 978-0073379159).

    2) Shafritz, J. M., & Hyde, A. C. (2017). Classics of public administration (8th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage Learning (ISBN-13: 978-1305639034) (note that this edition has 54 chapters/articles). 

    3) APA Peregrine Course: Please check your Blackboard course to view instructions on how to purchase access.
  2. PUB 502.51: Administrative Theory and Behavior
    Prof. Z. Yang

    Textbooks:
    T.B.A.

  3. PUB 574.51: Health Care Financial Management
    Prof. R. Leung

    Textbook:
    Title: Essentials of Health Care Finance, 8th Edition by Cleverley and Cleverley.  ISBN-13: 9781284094633
    https://www.jblearning.com/catalog/productdetails/9781284094633

    Recomended:
    APA. Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Ed.). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.  ISBN: 978-1433805615.

  4. PUB 584.51: Fundraising and Development for Nonprofit Management
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Textbooks:
    1) Sargeant, Adrian, and Shang, Jen. (Eds.) (2017). Fundraising Principles and Practice (2nd ed.). Wiley. ISBN 978-1-119-19649-5.
    2) Tempel, Eugene R., Seiler, Timothy L., and Burlingame, Dwight F. (Eds.) (2016). Achieving Excellence in Fundraising (4th ed.). Wiley. ISBN 978-1-118-85382-5.

  5. PUB 592.51: Capstone: Integrative Seminar in Public Administration
    Prof. S. Golightly

    Required Textbook:
    Bui, Yvonne N. (2014), How to write a Master’s thesis. SAGE Publications. (ISBN: 978-1-4522-0351-5)

    Optional:
    APA. Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Ed.). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.  ISBN: 978-1433805615.

  6. CJA 566.51: Issues in Homeland Security and Terrorism
    Prof. T. Byrne

    Textbooks:
    T.B.A.

 

 * Textbooks are listed from the instructors and subject to change.

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