Graduate Certificate in City Management
Villanova University

Program Details

Pursue an online Graduate Certificate in City Management with Villanova University. This unique program offers credentials to working professionals seeking an alternative to a Public Administration master’s degree online. Your Public Administration graduate certificate will cover topics aligned with effective local government leadership practices, including but not limited to:

  • Strategic management
  • Financial decision-making
  • City and suburban governments

Through a curriculum aligned with current professional and governmental standards, you will gain knowledge in leadership ethics, governmental form, financial management, and more. Graduates with Villanova’s online public administration graduate certificate can gain the skills and knowledge to succeed in career fields including policy analysis, urban management, city planning, and other hands-on public administration work.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Villanova University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)