George Mason University

Schar School of Policy and Government

Public Management, Certificate


3401 Fairfax Drive

MS 3B1

Arlington, VA 22201

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Public Management, Certificate

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Our program offers a variety of courses in public management including an overview of the operations required in public management and the processes that support them. This graduate level certificate prepares you to succeed in managing today’s increasingly complex public and nonprofit organizations. The Public Management program, made up of five courses, is designed for middle and senior managers who want to expand their knowledge and skills but do not require the full 12-course MPA degree program.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). GMU FAFSA Code: 003749

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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