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The Public Management Profession and Environment


Examine the unique nature and demands of the public management profession and assess the constraints and challenges of working in the public service environment. Find out what trends affect your job as a manager and what issues to watch in the future.

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Compare public and private management; describe characteristics that are common to all public managers' jobs, and identify the issues or conditions that complicate the public manager's job.
  • Identify the major trends in the changing managerial environment and their effect on the public sector.
  • Define the roles and skills needed by a public manager in shaping an organization in a rapidly changing environment.

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This program can be applied toward the:

Dates and locations to be announced.
Fee: $165
CEUs: 0.6
Email us with your interest, contact:
Shirley J. Burks (Bufford), Program Director,, 414-227-3157


Public Admin. Summer 2015
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