Graduate Certificate in Educational Policy
University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Educational Policy program from UMass Dartmouth is designed to provide students with the essential principles of public management within the context of public policy. The curriculum explores topics such as:

  • Public Institutions & the Policy Process
  • Social, Historical & Philosophical Foundations of American Education
  • Organizational Behavior in Educational Settings
  • Program Evaluation
  • Law & Education
  • Public Finance in Education
  • Administrative Law


  • Earned Baccalaureate Degree
  • Statement of Purpose (Essay)
  • Current resume or a curriculum vitae
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education