UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Program: Public Administration for Public Sector Professionals Certificate

Program Description

Essentials of Public Administration for Public Sector Professionals

The graduate credit Certificate in Essentials of Public Administration for Public Sector Professionals is designed for individuals seeking to expand their professional skills. This graduate certificate allows students to get exposure to the fundamental and essential issues in public administration. There are six graduate-level courses required for the 18-unit certificate, which has been formulated to assist working professionals in a wide variety of public and nonprofit agencies in the acquisition of skills required for professional competency in the field of public administration. This graduate credit Certificate in Essentials of Public Administration for Public Sector Professionals offered by the Tseng College of Extended Learning will emphasize the essential skills and knowledge in understanding such public sector issues as the institutional foundations of public administration, fundamentals of budgeting, organizational theory and employee motivational strategies and basics of public policy making. Working professionals will be able to use this program as an opportunity to maintain relevancy in a changing field.

This program is administered through The Tseng College. It is entirely funded by student fees and is offered in the cohort format.

Contact

Graduate Coordinator: Mylon Winn
(818) 677-3317

On-Campus, Off-Campus and Online Programs
Staff: Alice Lu
alice.lu@csun.edu
(818) 677-5635

http://tsengcollege.csun.edu/programs/MPA