Required Core Courses (24 credit hours)

Course/No. Course Title
Site Rotation
EMPA 722
Budgetary and Fiscal Management (3 cr.)
Online Every Semester
EMPA 733
Administrative Law and Government (3 cr.)
Online Every Fall, Every Spring
EMPA 769
Administrative Thought and Ethics (3 cr.)
Online Every Spring, Every Summer
MSAS 763
Professional Writing for Administration (3 cr.)
Online Every Fall, Every Spring
MSAS 764
Research in Administrative Practice (3 cr.)
Online Every Summer, Every Spring
MSAS 786
MSAS Capstone (3 cr.)
Online Every Semester
SPCM 754
Managerial Communication (3 cr.)
Online
Rapid city
Sioux Falls
Every Spring
Summer Odd Years
Spring Odd Years
Elective* Advisor Approved Core Elective (3 cr.)
Online Every Semester

Addiction Studies Specialization (15 credit hours*) (choose from the following):

Course/No. Course Title
Site Rotation
ADS 520
CADE-Comprehensive Alcohol and Drug Education (3 cr.)
Online Every Fall
ADS 522
Alcohol and Drug Treatment Continuum (3 cr.)
Online Every Spring, Every Summer
ADS 524
Psychopharmacology of Alcohol and Drugs (3 cr.)
Online Every Summer
ADS 552
Alcohol and Drug Counseling Theories (3 cr.)
Online Every Spring
ADS 700
Advanced Legal/Ethical Issues and the Addiction Profession (3 cr.)
Online Every Spring, Every Summer

*12 credit hours of ADS will apply towards specialization; 3 credit hours will apply as a core elective.

Master of Science in Administration with specialization in Addiction Studies Program Total: Minimum 36 credit hours required