The University of Maine at Augusta
A Member of the University of Maine System
Bachelor of Science - PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
( 121 credit hours)


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This checksheet is intended to be informational only.
Students must consult with an academic advisor prior to registration

In effect for students admitted to Fall 2007


BASIC SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
All required placement examinations and/or academic assessments must be completed prior to any course registration. To ensure that students have the best possible opportunity to succeed in their major, students testing into developmental coursework are advised to complete the recommended courses within the first semesters of attendance.
Please check the following boxes to determine if basic requirements have been met at the following levels. OXX stands for the course number. Please fill this in if course(s) are completed or required.
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ENGLISH  OXX  Enter course information here.   Enter course information here.  Enter course information here.  Check this box if this class requirement is complete. Check this box if this course is not required.
READING OXX  Enter course information here.   Enter course information here.   Enter course information here.  Check this box if this class requirement is complete. Check this box if this course is not required.
MATH  OXX       Enter course information here.   Enter course information here.   Enter course information here. Check this box if this class requirement is complete. Check this box if this course is not required.

You must complete the following as requirements for your degree:

All UMA students are required to take at least one writing intensive course. Writing intensive courses are marked with picture of pencil. Additional courses may also meet this requirement. Check with your academic advisor. 

 
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  COMMUNICATION (3 credit hours)  Choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  COM 101: Public Speaking
       Place check here if the following course is completed  COM 102: Interpersonal Communications
       Place check here if the following course is completed  COM 104: Communication in Groups and Organizations
       Place check here if the following course is completed  COM 106: Oral Communication of Literature
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  ENGLISH (6 credit hours)
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ENG 101: College Writing
and choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ENG 111: Journalismpicture of pencil
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ENG 317: Advanced Technical Communicationpicture of pencil
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  FINE ARTS (3 credit hours) Choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ARH 105: History of Art and Architecture I
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ARH 106: History of Art and Architecture II
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ART 211: Art Theory
       Place check here if the following course is completed  INT 129: Understanding the Arts
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 123: Understanding Music
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 333: History and Literature of Music I
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 334: History and Literature of Music II
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  HUMANITIES (15 credit hours) 
    Place check here if the following course is completed  HUM/POS 390: Survey of Political Theory
and choose four of the following, with no more than 6 credits in any one subject area:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ARH xxx: any art History Course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ART 211: Art Theory
       Place check here if the following course is completed  DRA 101: Introduction to Theatre
       Place check here if the following course is completed  DRA 265: The American Movie
       Place check here if the following course is completed  DRA 280: Introduction to Films
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ENG xxx: any literature coursepicture of pencil
       Place check here if the following course is completed  HTY xxx: any history course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  HUM xxx: any humanities course
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 110: Popular Music
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 113: Music for Films, TV, and Ads
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 117: The Dream Machine: A History of Rock and Roll
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 120: Listening to Orchestral Music
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 123: Understanding Music
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 124: Music of the Twentieth Century
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 131: Survey of Jazz and Contemporary Music
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 160: World Music
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 180: Women and Music
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 223: Music of the United States
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 333: History and Literature of Music I
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MUS 334: History and Literature of Music II
       Place check here if the following course is completed  PHI xxx: Introduction to Women's Studies
       Place check here if the following course is completed  WST 101W: Introduction to Women's Studiespicture of pencil
       Place check here if the following course is completed  XXX xxx: any modern spoken foreign language course
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  MATHEMATICS (9 credit hours) 
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MAT 115: Elementary Statistics I
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MAT xxx: any mathematics course (MAT 100 or higher)
       Place check here if the following course is completed  MAT xxx: any mathematics course (MAT 100 or higher)
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  SCIENCE (4 credit hours) 
       Place check here if the following course is completed  XXX xxx: any laboratory science course 
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  SOCIAL SCIENCE (12 credit hours) 
       Place check here if the following course is completed  ECO 201: Principles of Economics I (Macroeconomics)
       Place check here if the following course is completed  PSY 100: Introduction to Psychology
       Place check here if the following course is completed  SOC 101: Introduction to Sociology
       Place check here if the following course is completed  XXX xxx: any social science course
 
PROGRAM MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  BUSINESS (6 credit hours)
     Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 101: Financial Accounting for Decision Making
     Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 270: Management Information Systems
and choose one of the following:
     Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 211:  Accounting for Management Decisions
     Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 301:  Accounting for Not-For-Profit Organizations (recommeded)
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS (3 credit hours) Choose one of the following:
     Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 100:  Introduction to Computing
     Place check here if the following course is completed  CIS 101:  Introduction to Computer Science
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (39 credit hours) 
    Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 101:  American Government
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 102:  Introduction to Politics and Government
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 260:  Business and Public Policy
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 354:  Public Budgeting and Financial Administration
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 358:  Public Opinion
        Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 383:  Survey of Constitutional Law
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 405:  Administrative Law
        Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 487:  Research Methods
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 488:  Public Program Evaluation
and choose one of the following:
        Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 103:  State Government
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 233:  American Local Government
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 234:  American State and Local Government
and choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 223:  Principles of Management
        Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 251:  Public Administration
and choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 353:  Administration of Public Personnel
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 361:  Human Resource Management
and choose one of the following:
       Place check here if the following course is completed  BUA 362:  Labor-Management Relations
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 365:  Organizational Behavior
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 370:  Municipal Administration
       Place check here if the following course is completed  POS 485:  Municipal or State Internship
Check this box if these class requirement is complete.  GENERAL ELECTIVES (18 credit hours)
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