Northwestern University School of Continuing Studies

School of Professional Studies

Certificates of Advanced Graduate Study in Public Policy and Administration

Address:

339 East Chicago Avenue

Chicago, IL 60611

United States

Phone:

312-503-1177

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Certificates of Advanced Graduate Study in Public Policy and Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

Northwestern University’s Certificates of Advanced Graduate Study in Public Policy and Administration offer professionals who hold a graduate degree a unique opportunity to earn a new credential through targeted study. By earning a certificate, students are able to explore new trends in their field and refresh their skills. Public policy and administration students learn to think across diverse groups and boundaries. With a background in public policy and administration, students can pursue rewarding management careers in health service, community service, government IT and emergency management, as well as urban and regional planning, political science research and foreign affairs. Certificates are offered in: Global Policy, Public Administration, Policy Analysis, and Public Policy.

Accreditation:

Northwestern University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), a Commission of the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges (NCA).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Students in master's degree programs may qualify for federal or private loans. Graduate students should direct their financial aid eligibility questions to the Chicago Office of Financial Aid at 312-503-8722.

Locale: Small City

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