2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin

PAD 402 Seminar and Internship in Public Administration

6 hours 

The Seminar and Internship in Public Administration exposes students to the daily routines, processes, procedures, and expectations and work life in the public sector. Students meet once a week in seminar. The seminar seeks to integrate public administration concepts and theories learned in the classroom with practical experience. The seminar meets once a month at the CUNY Graduate Center with students who are in similar programs at other senior colleges of the university. Students are required to intern a minimum of 12 to 16 hours per week at a government agency or nonprofit organization. Placement is arranged by the instructor in consultation with the individual student.




ENG 201 and senior standing.


Students must have the permission of the Center for Career and Professional Development to register for this course.