Intended for working professionals, the executive education training program allows students to complete a professional certificate in an integrative cohort format in nine months. The Certificate in Public Affairs Leadership stands on its own or can be a stepping stone to the mid-career Master of Public Affairs degree.
The Certificate in Public Affairs Leadership is offered in two distinct formats: a traditional classroom experience or a cohort learning environment. Learn more about the curriculum.
In addition to outstanding research and teaching credentials, our faculty members also have practical experience in non-profit, private, and government organizations around the world.
Why a Certificate in Public Affairs Leadership?
"The Public Affairs Leadership Certificate offers a unique opportunity for mid-career professionals."
- Associate Professor
University of Minnesota
280 Humphrey School
301 19th Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55455