Graduate Certificate in Local Government Management
The Division of Public and Nonprofit Administration offers the Graduate Certificate
in Local Government Management to mayors, managers, department heads, supervisors
and other local government professionals. To fit a working professional's schedule,
both online and evening, on-campus options are available for all classes. The certificate
requires 15 graduate credit hours and is part of the fully-accredited Master of Public
Administration program. Taught by faculty with substantial real-world experience,
students may certify within a 17-month (5 semester) timeframe. The application deadline
is July 1, with cohorts beginning each fall.
This Graduate Certificate offers new opportunity for municipal professionals seeking
advanced education and career advancement. Professionals with the certificate have
an opportunity to distinguish themselves as administrators with the knowledge and
skills to succeed as effective and ethical leaders in local government. For more information,
view our website at http://www.memphis.edu/padm/government_certificate.php or contact Sharon Wrobel, Ph.D. at 901.678.4720 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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