The online Master of Arts in City Management and Planning from Eastern Washington University is the perfect graduate degree for city administrators, public officials or anyone planning to pursue leadership positions in small, rural towns and cities. Students will develop expertise in meeting the unique challenges of governance in rural areas while growing their skills in administering local government, community boards, and other public institutions and organizations.
Curriculum & Requirements
City Management and Planning (MCMP)
This program is fully online.
Students wishing to pursue the Master of City Management and Planning degree must have an undergraduate degree with at least an undergraduate GPA ≥3.0, must be admitted as a graduate student at Eastern Washington University, and must take the following required courses which may have prerequisites. (Please refer to the course descriptions section for clarification.)
|PADM 503||FOUNDATIONS OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION||5|
|PADM 507||PUBLIC POLICY ANALYSIS||5|
|PADM 513||PUBLIC PLANNING AND BUDGETING||5|
|PADM 531||INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS||5|
|PLAN 501||FOUNDATIONS OF PLANNING||5|
|PLAN 505||PLANNING IMPLEMENTATION AND LAW||5|
|PLAN 540||LAND USE PLANNING||5|
|PLAN 570||ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING||5|
|PLAN 597||WORKSHOP, SHORT COURSE, CONFERENCE, SEMINAR (variable credit course–4 credits required)||4|