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  • Public Management

The Public Management certificate provides students with foundational knowledge for managing in the public sector in areas of personnel administration, budgeting, grant writing, ethics, governmental policy, law, and more. Students may earn the Public Management certificate as a standalone credential or as part of the Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree.

Required courses (15 credits)

PA         501        Foundations of Public Administration: Legal and Institutional

- Plus four of the following -

PA          512        Intergovernmental Relations      
PA          513        Public Administration and Public Law        
PA          514        Urban Administration and Management  
PA          515        Ethics in Public Administration    
PA          516        Grant Writing and Management
PA          517        Computer Applications for Public Managers          
PA          518        Program Evaluation        
PA          530        Special Topics in Public Administration