Local Government Management Concentration

The Career You Want. The Skills You Need.

Join a growing and dynamic profession as a city, county, town or village manager. Our faculty, whose local government management expertise is known throughout the country will use real examples of how to manage local governments and impart the necessary knowledge and skills to effectively serve our citizens. We directly participate with the organizations and practicing professionals that will be important to your career and the design of this concentration is the result of a continuing analysis of the current and future needs of local governments.

Study Under Distinguished Faculty Experts

Bob McEvoy
Ed Stayzk

Specialty Local Government Management Courses

  • PAD 611 Decision Making in Government & Administration
  • PAD 641 Basic Governmental Accounting
  • PAD 683 Seminar in the Management of Local Government
  • PAD 684 Urban Policy Analysis
  • PAD 685 Culture and Public Policy, Developing Creative Communities

Additional Relevant Courses

  • PAD 618 Public Personnel Administration
  • PAD 631 Cost Management for Government and Nonprofit Organizations
  • PAD 651 Labor Relations in the Public Sector
  • PLN 560 Local Economic Development Strategies and Techniques

Recent Job & Internship Placements in Local Government Management