The Graduate Certificate in Public Budget and Finance is designed to provide graduate education in public finance to managers in public sector organizations.
Admission to the Graduate Certificate in Public Budget and Finance program is open to graduates of colleges and universities accredited by a regional or general accrediting agency. To apply, students must meet the following requirements:
A completed Graduate Admissions application form and statement of professional goals.
Official transcripts from all post-secondary educational institutions.
Three letters of recommendation from academic or professional sources.
An overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
The Graduate Certificate in Public Budget and Finance consists of 18 credit hours within the MPA curriculum.