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Grad. Cert. in Security Studies
Grad. Cert. Public Management and Leadership

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Public Management and Leadership Certificate

This 15 s.h. certificate is open to students seeking to enhance public management and leadership knowledge and skills. Admission to the program is dependent on meeting the Graduate School's admission requirements for certificate programs and approval of the director of the MPA program. This certificate is not open to students already enrolled in the MPA program. For further information, please contact the director of the MPA program.

Required courses are the following:
PADM 6101 - Analysis for the Public Sector
PADM 6110 - Human Resource Management in Public Agencies
PADM 6220 - Leadership and Ethics in the Public Sector

Electives may be taken from the following:
PADM 6123 - Economic Development
PADM 6124 - State and Local Government Finance
PADM 6165 - Program Evaluation
PADM 6170 - Intergovernmental/Interagency Relations
PADM 6140 - Administrative Law and Ethics

Admission requirements are available from the director of the MPA program in the Department of Political Science.

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Dept. of Political Science, Brewster A-124, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858-4353
Phone (252) 328-6189
Fax (252) 328-4134
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