Certificate in Government Agency Administration
American Public University System

Program Details

The online Government Agency Administration undergraduate Certificate prepares students for government agency careers including police, fire, or public works.  Build effective knowledge through American Public University and work towards new responsibilities in a flexible academic format.  Studies will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Budgeting
  • Communication
  • Human resources

Coursework aligns with standards of industry experts today, led by faculty bringing career-centric knowledge to an engaging virtual classroom.  Explore policy making and advanced concepts in organizational development.  Take the academic step towards enhancing a career in government through APU online.


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • College Readiness Assessment (waived for students with 9 or more college credits)
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission