Doctor of Philosophy in Public Affairs
The following three courses are required for all Public Affairs students:
|SPEA-V 680||Research Design and Methods in Public Affairs||(3 cr.)|
|SPEA-V 621||Seminar in Teaching Public and Environmental Affairs||(2 cr.)|
|SPEA-V 691||Workshop in Public Policy
This course prepares students for college teaching
and their professional responsibilities toward current
and future students. It is taken in a student’s first year
in the program.
Each student is required to take this 1 credit hour
course for three semesters. The workshop features research
presentations by faculty, visiting scholars, and
advanced students. Its intent is to prepare students to
critique current literature in the field, learn to
prepare manuscripts for presentation and publication,
and defend their ideas and methods.