Certificate -- This is a "stand alone" certificate, meaning all applicants are welcome, including those who are not current Binghamton students.
Binghamton University’s Department of Public Administration offers a certificate program for those wishing to specialize in local government.
Members of our faculty have expertise related to local government management, research, and service activities. They understand the need for advanced study of local issues, and this preparation enables our graduates to compete for administrative positions in city and county governments.
SUNY Binghamton is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York.