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Managing Policy in State Government

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'Students examine the theoretical and empirical review of the history and role of state government and its operational practices as well as administrative, financial and policy-making functions. There will be particular emphasis on the major functions of state government such as education, transportation, health and human services, criminal justice, housing and economic development. This course is designed for people who wish to work in state government as well as those who do business with state government.'