ERIC Number: ED100271
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Guidelines and Standards for Professional Masters Degree Programs in Public Affairs/Public Administration.
National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration, Washington, DC.
The guidelines and standards for professional masters degree programs in public affairs and public administration are designed to provide criteria for evaluating educational and training programs as well as for measuring the competencies of public managers. The applicability, objectives, and program content of the guidelines are stated in the introductory material. A matrix of professional competencies of graduates of public affairs/public administration programs and of public managers is presented with emphasis on program format, composition and qualifications of faculty, student admission policies and services, program organization and jurisdiction, and facilities. Recommendations for the implementation of the guidelines and standards are also given. (MJM)
Descriptors: Degree Requirements, Graduate Study, Guidelines, Higher Education, Masters Degrees, Program Evaluation, Program Guides, Program Improvement, Public Administration Education, Public Affairs Education
National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration, 1225 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, D.C. 20036 ($2.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration, Washington, DC.