2023-2025 Catalog

PTAD 220 Public Policy Process

Introduces the student to theoretical literature from the field of public administration and the traditional and contemporary requirements of the tribal community. Examines policy development changes, and outcomes as well as the interaction of tribal, federal, state, regional and local jurisdictions and current political issues. (NE)




  1. Describe how policies are structured and developed.
  2. Identify and evaluate policies using a policymaking model.
  3. Examine policy development, modifications, and outcomes.
  4. Evaluate the nature and place of Tribal governance building with regard to contemporary political issues.