Undergraduate Certificate in Public Administration

The Undergraduate Certificate in Public Administration is an 18-credit program that provides students with a solid foundation in the field of public service and policy. The program is designed to transfer easily into the Public Administration degree program at Thomas Edison State College.

Undergraduate Certificate in Public Administration

Required courses Credits
Principles of Finance, Budgeting or Financial Management 3
Public Administration I 3
Students select 12 credits from the following:
  • Business In Society (3)
  • Principles of Management (3)
  • Public Administration II (3)
  • Public Personnel Management (3)
  • Public Policy (3)
12
Total 18

NOTE: At least 50% of the credits required for an undergraduate certificate must be earned at Thomas Edison State College. Application of any transferred credits is at the discretion of the Dean.