Graduate Certificate in Public Administration

This certificate is designed for individuals looking to better understand their public service organization. The certificate is also appropriate for those wishing to explore public administration prior to committing to the full MPA degree program.


Course Listing

Required (12 credits)

PUBA 602 Intro to Public Administration (3 credits)

PUBA 603 Organizations: Theory & Change (3 credits)

PUBA 604 Leadership and Ethics (3 credits)

PUBA 605 Effective Communication in PA (3 credits)

Electives (3 credits) - Select one course; Additional courses with Advisor approval.

PUBA 606 Public Admin Personnel Mgmnt (3 credits)

PUBA 607 Public Admin Research Methods (3 credits)

PUBA 608 Public Budgeting (3 credits)

PUBA 609 Pol. Analysis & Implementation (3 credits)