Public Policy Certificate

The Certificate in Public Policy will prepare students with fundamental skills and knowledge necessary for social impact careers in the public sector. The 12-credit undergraduate certificate will teach leadership, theory, policy process, focused on solving public sector problems through data informed decision-making.  Students may enter the certificate program at any point during their undergraduate studies. Some of program requirements below may count as either electives or requirements for other majors or minors, including the Minor in Nonprofit Administration.

Post-secondary Certificate - Public Policy

Alexander Blewett III School of Law

Degree Specific Credits: 12

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2022-23

Summary

Required Courses

12

Total Hours

12


Required Courses

Code

Title

Hours

Complete all of the following courses:

NPAD 166Y

Introduction to Public Service

NPAD 267

Leadership and Nonprofit Organizations

NPAD 368

Policy Process and Implementation

NPAD 465

Solving Public Policy Problems with Data

Total Hours

12

Minimum Required Grade: C-