Western Michigan University
   PADM 613:
Local Government Administration
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School of Public Affairs and Administration
Masters of Public Administration Program 
        Fall Semester, 2003 

 Internet and Face-to-Face Classroom Course

Battle Creek Campus
 Grand Rapids Campus
Kalamazoo Campus
Lansing Campus

Monday  6:00-9:00 p.m.
12 Weekly Sessions 
6 Online Sessions, Beginning September 8 
6 Face-to-Face Classroom Sessions

Administrative Information

Instructor:  James A. Visser 
School of Public Affairs and Administration 
220E Walwood Hall 
1903 West Michigan Avenue 
Western Michigan University 
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008 

Telephone:  (616) 387-8937 
Fax:  (616) 387-8935 

E-mail:  james.visser@wmich.edu
URL:  http://www.wmich.edu/spaa/visser/

Course URL:  http://homepages.wmich.edu/~visser/padm613/index.html

Office Hours:  By Appointment 

Copyright: April  2000, James A. Visser
School of Public Affairs and Administration
Western Michigan Unversity
 Revised: July 2003

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