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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

PADM 5000

This course is for students wishing to do independent study with a PADM faculty member. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12598PADM 5000  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Miller, L

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12599PADM 5000  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Johnson, M

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12600PADM 5000  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Mathiason, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12899PADM 5000  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Ahmad, R

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

PADM 5009

This course prepares MPA students to enter the job market with the expertise and experience to launch a successful career as well as obtain professional skills necessary to be leaders in the field of public ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 12707PADM 5009  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5011

This roundtable series is required of all first-semester, second-year CIPA students.  The course consists of a series of interactive roundtable events held throughout the semester that are designed to ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 12675PADM 5011  SEM 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Student attendance is required at the first class session. Attendance at additional class sessions is arranged by the department.

PADM 5051

This course covers the academic interactions of international students in CIPA inside and outside of the classroom. It also explores cultural considerations relative to academics at Cornell and CIPA. The ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18562PADM 5051  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18563PADM 5051  LEC 002

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5053

Designed for non-native speakers of English, this course focuses on developing core academic writing skills in a policy context. The course starts with focused on two overarching patterns in academic writing: ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1.5 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12710PADM 5053  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1.5 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12711PADM 5053  LEC 002

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5110

This course prepares students to work within government departments and agencies, state and local authorities, and nonprofit public benefit corporations; and with private firms working in the public interest ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12597PADM 5110  SEM 101

    • MWSavage Hall 200
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • O'Toole, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5119

This course for Executive MPA students addresses the role of leaders and leadership in public organizations (i.e., government entities). The course will be especially valuable for students considering ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 20332PADM 5119  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

PADM 5130

This course introduces the application of legal concepts to decision-making processes conducted by governmental agencies, particularly at the federal level.  It explores how constitutional law, statutory ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12483PADM 5130  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Manne, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Enrollment limited to MPA Students or Instructor Permission.

PADM 5210

The primary learning goals of this course are (1) to understand the core concepts of microeconomics and (2) to develop analytical/problem-solving skills. This course differs from typical intermediate-level ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12659PADM 5210  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5313

An introduction to statistical methods commonly used in managerial decision making.  Topics to be covered include the descriptive analysis of data, inferential methods (estimation and hypothesis testing), ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 20170PADM 5313  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

PADM 5320

This course serves as an introduction to the art of model building, especially related to public sector planning and management issues.    The course also introduces the quantitative approach for identifying, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CEE 6930

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 11607PADM 5320  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5343

This course is a general introduction to evaluation research for assessing social programs and interventions. The course uses an evolutionary and systems thinking perspective on evaluation. Students will ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 20333PADM 5343  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Nov 15 - Dec 18, 2021
    • Trochim, W

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous

PADM 5410

Provides students with a practioner's focus on financial, managerial, and leadership issues in the non-profit sector, both domestic and international, including universities, hospitals, environmental groups, ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ILRHR 4605ILRHR 6605

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12481PADM 5410  LEC 001

    • MWIves Hall 217
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Grasso, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5414

This hands-on, skill-building graduate-level course for Project Management. The focus is on how to best manage public sector projects including those managed by government agencies, nonprofits, consulting ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12867PADM 5414  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5423

In this course, you will construct and interpret accounts of revenue, accounts receivable, inventory, assets, long-term debt, and equity. You will have the opportunity to examine the rules for financial ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 20325PADM 5423  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

PADM 5424

This course will contribute to the success of future public and nonprofit leaders by introducing them to a critical aspect of public service management….budgeting and finance. The class covers the terminology, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 20308PADM 5424  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous

PADM 5442

The course explores policy writing in its various forms, including: memos, briefs, position papers, op-eds, legislative testimony, formal letters, email, press releases, and social media. While this course ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 20171PADM 5442  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Aug 23 - Sep 25, 2021
    • Lamb, D

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous

PADM 5449

This course serves as an introduction to systems thinking methods and technical tools in the field of public affairs.  Students will develop skills that allow them to understand how to improve their analysis ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12517PADM 5449  LEC 001

    • FWarren Hall B02
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Cabrera, D

      Cabrera, L

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5450

This course develops from a general discussion of the differences between management of international public and NGO organizations and similar organizations at the national level or below, through ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12312PADM 5450  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    MPA Students or Instructor Permission.

PADM 5619

This course will focus on the political aspects of policy making that increasingly influence policy outcomes. Students pursuing careers in public administration, legislative affairs, and intergovernmental ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12518PADM 5619  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Enrollment limited to CIPA/MPA students. Others with permission of instructor.

PADM 5657

This course will focus on international development strategies, the historical failures of aid and how rethinking the role of development processes can result in better outcomes for the global south.  ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12613PADM 5657  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5734

This graduate-level seminar course addresses some of the key topics in disaster prevention and recovery. The focus is on developing an understanding of problems and trends and discussing challenges and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12709PADM 5734  SEM 101

    • TRWarren Hall 150
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Brenner, R

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5900

This class teaches practical skills that will enable students to work with clients in the local community, learn about organizational structure and culture, and gain real-world experience as they complete ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 12538PADM 5900  LEC 001

    • MWIves Hall 116
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Lamb, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

PADM 5910

Provides 2nd year MPA students with opportunities to practice skills they've learned in their coursework and professional experiences to address policy or management problems for real-world clients in ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • Topic: CIPA Domestic Capstone

  • 11608PADM 5910  SEM 102

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5930

This 7 week seminar course will focus on writing for policy and professional audiences in public affairs. This course is directed toward second-year students in the MPA program who plan to complete ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits Graded

  • 13676PADM 5930  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5949

No description available. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 0.5-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20484PADM 5949  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

PADM 5950

Provides 2nd year MPA students with opportunities to practice skills they've learned in their coursework and professional experiences to address policy or management problems for real-world clients in ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 12482PADM 5950  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to: MPA students.

PADM 5953

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 0.5-3 Credits Graded

  • 20326PADM 5953  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous