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The Humphrey School of Public Affairs is the University of
Minnesota's school of policy and planning.

Certificate Programs

The Humphrey School offers post-baccalaureate certificates for students looking to further career goals and grow as a professional while benefiting from the flexibility of a shorter credential program. Public policy and planning students can also pursue certificates from other colleges within the University.

Certificate Benefits

Real-world knowledge for real-world success—that's what credit certificates at the University offer you. Enhance your knowledge and abilities, learn new skills, or begin working toward a graduate degree. These accredited certificate programs are:

  • Designed for working professionals
  • Shorter than degree programs
  • Transferable to some degree programs
  • Flexible and offered at various times
  • Taught by University faculty members
  • Approved by the University of Minnesota Board of Regents

Certificate Opportunities

The School offers the following certificates:

Students at the Humphrey School also have pursued these certificates from other colleges within the University:

Alumni in Action

Humphrey Insitute Alumnae Jennifer Godinez Jennifer Godinez


Associate Director, Minnesota Minority Education Partnership, Inc.

MA, 1999

Humphrey School
University of Minnesota
280 Humphrey School
301 19th Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55455