PA/PAH 509 Organizational Experience

PA/PAH 509 Organizational Experience

The organizational experience (PA/PAH 509) is a culminating experience for the MPA and MPA:HA programs. The PA/PAH 509 class typically involves the student working on an administrative or management issue confronting a public, nonprofit or health services organization. It is an opportunity for the student to relate their academic experience in the master's program to relate their academic experience in the master's program to practice.

  • Students must attend the orientation prior to making arrangements for their organizational experience.
  • Students may take the organizational experience any time after they have successfully completed at least 42 graduate credits in their master's program at PSU.
  • Orientation is offered two to three times each quarter (except Summer) please see calendar for details.
  • The 6-credit sections of PA/PAH 509 is offered Fall, Winter, and Spring terms. The 3-credit sections are offered all four terms.

Please read the following materials for more information: