Rhode Island College

2014-2015 Catalog


Public Administration

Department of Political Science

Department Chair: Thomas Schmeling

Director of Public Administration: Francis Leazes Jr.

The major in public administration is designed for students who seek employment in federal, state, local, or nonprofit agencies and organizations, and for those applying for admission to graduate programs in public administration, public affairs, or public policy. A GPA of 2.0 in the major is required to graduate with a B.A. in public administration. Students must consult with their assigned advisor before they will be able to register for courses.