Post-Master’s Certificate in Public Administration
Northcentral University

Program Details

The Public Administration CAGS focuses on acquiring the administrative knowledge and skills in such diverse areas as budgeting, government relations, personnel policies, politics, and urban planning. This specialization appeals to practicing Public Administrators as well as those seeking entry into public administration and related fields. Post-graduate CAGS learners take prescribed courses that will focus on strategies needed in meeting the challenges in government management at the local, state, and federal levels that include public/government relations, public/urban politics and planning, and public health administration.


Requires 18 credit hours for completion. Must have a conferred master’s or conferred doctoral degree from a regionally or nationally accredited academic institution.

School Accreditation Statement

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).