Faculty of Economics and Management - Department of Public Administration

MPA with Thesis and Courses

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Requirements for obtaining a master's degree in Public Administration:
To obtain a master's degree in Public administration student must complete at least


(36) units, including thesis, and be distributed as follows:
(18) unit, form approved compulsory courses.
(9) unit, from approved optional courses.

(9) unit, approved master's thesis.

 


The following is a breakdown of:

 

A - The compulsory courses (18) certified unit:

 

Course No.

Course Title

 Credit Unit

 

English

   

PAD 501

The theory of public administration

3

PAD 502

Methods of scientific research in public administration

3

PAD 521

Human behavior in public organizations

3

PAD 550

Islamic ethics in public administration

3

PAD 582

General Budget

3

PAD 588

Computer applications in public organizations

3

 

B - Optional courses (9) credits:


Students choose with the direction of the supervisor and the approval of the Department Chair (9) credits and the approved electives of the following:

 

Course No.

Course Title

 Credit Unit

 

English

   

PAD 511

Organizational thinking

3

PAD 512

Policy comparison

3

PAD 513

Administrative decentralization

3

PAD 515

Management analysis

3

PAD 523

Organizational development strategies

3

PAD 531

Contemporary Issues in the Civil Service

3

PAD 540

Management of Public Utilities

3

PAD 544

Government regulations in the KSA

3

PAD 570

comparing Systems in the local administration

3

PAD 580

Planning and Development Administration

3

PAD 584

Evaluation of government programs

3

PAD 586

Policy and decision-making

3

 

C - Thesis (9) credit units:

 

Course No.

Course Title

 Credit Unit

                        English

   

PAD 699

Thesis

9

 

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