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 a college or university accredited by an accepted accrediting body. 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 15 credit hours within the MPA curriculum.