M.P.A. with a Graduate Certificate in Sport Management and Athletics

College of Health Sciences
Public Administration Core
PPA 500Foundations of Public Service3
PPA 501Research Methods in Public Administration3
PPA 502Policy Analysis and Program Evaluation3
PPA 503Public Budgeting & Finance3
PPA 504Public Human Resource Management3
PPA 505Public Sector Organization Theory3
PPA 600Capstone Seminar in Public Administration3
Certificate Requirements
Sport Management and Athletic Core
KIN 513Theories and Principles of Sport Management3
KIN 514Problems and Issues in Sport Management3
KIN 553Facility, Event and Risk Management in Sport3
KIN 554Gender Equity & Sport Law3
Internship
KIN 611Intern Study I (must complete)3
KIN 612Intern Study II (must complete)3
Consult adviser to determine appropriate time, arrangements, and placement for internships
Total Credits Required39

Note: Students who do not want to enroll in a degree program can apply for the certificate-only program in sport management and athletics, which includes the 18 semester hours listed above. Contact the sport management and athletics graduate coordinator for more information.

To track their individual degree progress, students are advised to access their Degree Progress Report (DPR) via my WCU and consult their Graduate Coordinator.  For more information, visit wcupa.edu/DegreeProgressReport.