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Degree Specializations

Students may pursue any of the following specializations or elect to pursue a general management option. Other specializations may be designed to fit individual career objectives from courses offered at the University of North Texas, subject to departmental approval.

Emergency Management
Must take at least two PADM 5610 Disaster Preparedness and Mgmt.
PADM 5700 Issues in Emergency Mgmt.
PADM 5700 Challenges of Disaster Response
Suggested Electives PADM 5615 Environmental Planning/Hazards
PADM 5100 Local Government Management
PADM 5700 Advanced Emergency Mgt Topics
PADM 5300 Intro to Planning
Financial Management
Must take at least two PADM 5430 Financial Accountability
PADM 5410 Capital Budgeting and Planning
PADM 5700 Advanced Financial Mgmt. Topics
Suggested Electives PADM 5100 Local Government Management
PADM 5440 Financial Admin. for Nonprofits
PADM 5310 Economic/Comm. Development
PADM 5560 Performance Measurement
Local Government Management
Must take at least two PADM 5100 Local Government Management
PADM 5300 Intro to Planning
PADM 5310 Economic/Comm. Development
Suggested Electives PADM 5065 Collaborative Public Mgmt.
PADM 5430 Financial Accountability
PADM 5560 Performance Measurement
PADM 5700 Advanced Financial Mgmt. Topics
Nonprofit Management
Must take at least two PADM 5040 Nonprofit Management
PADM 5700 Fund Development for Nonprofits
PADM 5700 Topics in Nonprofit Management
Suggested Electives PADM 5065 Collaborative Public Mgmt.
PADM 5220 Personnel Mgmt in Nonprofits
PADM 5560 Performance Measurement
PADM 5700 Nonprofit Admin. in the Arts
Human Resources Management
Must take at least two PADM 5210 Diversity Issues in Public Mgmt.
AECO 5050 Dispute Resolution
MGMT 5260 Employment, Placement, Planning
Suggested Electives PADM 5220 Personnel Mgmt in Nonprofits
PADM 5100 Local Government Management
MGMT 5860 Contract Negotiation
MGMT 5890 Compensation and Motivation