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Rural Public Safety Administration

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Suggested Course Sequencing

Disclaimer: The list below provides an example of requirements & suggested course sequencing for new students. Actual program requirements will vary depending on the date of enrollment in the program. Please consult the appropriate catalog for official degree/program requirements.

Fall Semester Freshman Year

CRN Course Name Credits
ENG 100 English Composition I 3 credits
HUM 102 First Year Experience 3 credits
BUS 211 Principles of Business 3 credits
PSA 100 Introduction to Public Safety Administration 3 credits
COS 103 Introduction to Information Technology 4 credits
Total 16 credits

Spring Semester Freshman Year

CRN Course Name Credits
ENG 101 English Composition II 3 credits
  PSA Elective 3 credits
  General Education - Oral Communication 3 credits
  General Education - History and Literature 6 credits
Total 15 credits

Fall Semester Sophomore Year

CRN Course Name Credits
PSA 221 Ethics and the Community OR  
    BUS 260     Business Ethics 3 credits
  General Education - Quantitative Literacy 3 credits
  PSA Electives 6 credits
BUS 336 Business Law I 3 credits
Total 15 credits

Spring Semester Sophomore Year

CRN Course Name Credits
PSA 315 Public Policy 3 credits
  PSA Electives 6 credits
MAT 351 Statistics 3 credits
ECO 101 Microeconomics 3 credits
Total 15 credits

Fall Semester Junior Year

CRN Course Name Credits
PSA 300 Public Finance 3 credits
PSA 310 Public Management 3 credits
  PSA/General Education Electives - Foreign Language 10 credits
  General Education - Personal & Social Responsibility Project  
Total 16 credits

Spring Semester Junior Year

CRN Course Name Credits
PSA 122 GIS/GPS for Public Safety Professionals 3 credits
PSA 270 Disaster Management 3 credits
PSA/BUS 343 Human Resource Management 3 credits
  General Education - Visual & Performing Arts 3 credits
  General Education - Foreign Languages 3 credits
Total 15 credits

Fall Semester Senior Year

CRN Course Name Credits
  PSA Electives 9 credits
  Upper-level Electives 6 credits
Total 15 credits

Spring Semester Senior Year

CRN Course Name Credits
PSA 397 Public Safety Internship/Capstone 8 credits
  PSA Elective 3 credits
  Upper-level Elective 3 credits
Total 14 credits