Undergraduate Programs

Public Administration and Service Emphasis

Political Sciences offers students in the field a broad range of courses in politics, public policy, and administration to prepare students for graduate work in public administration, political science, or public law, and/or employment in the public or non-profit sectors. 

Program Requirements

Course Offerings

Courses students may choose from include the following:

  • Public Administration
  • State and Local Government
  • Government in Metropolitan Areas
  • Non-Profit Management
  • Bureaucracy in the Public Policy Process

Students who want to pursue a Masters in Public Administration after completing their Political Science degree can learn more here.

For further information about the Public Administration and Service emphasis, please email Professor Heidi Koenig at hkoenig@niu.edu.