Ohio University

ELIP 5180: Professional Writing in Public Administration

This three-hour hybrid online and face-to-face course provides writing assistance for students in the Online Executive Masters of Public Administration Program in the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs.

As such, topics include finding, evaluating, and organizing content; building and supporting an argument; writing in a professional style appropriate for public administration; and using sources effectively while following APA style.

Writing assignments are tailored to meet the requirements of MPA coursework.

Student interaction occurs during on-site visits as well as via the online portion of the course through videos, live online meetings, and discussion boards.