Dr. Odd Stalebrink
School of Public Affairs
Penn State Harrisburg
777 West Harrisburg Pike
Middletown, PA 17057-4898
The primary goal of this graduate certificate is to educate administrators and professionals in government and not-for-profit organizations who need to acquire additional knowledge and skills in the following areas: (1) fiscal and governmental aspects of budgeting and financial management; (2) development of organizational budgets; and (3) governmental and not-for-profit accounting. At the end of the program students will be able to:
To complete the program students need to successfully complete 9 credits. Specifically, students need to complete 3 different courses including PADM 502, PADM 522 and PADM 523. Successful completion of a course is defined as a grade of B- or better.
Applicants must apply for admission to the certificate program via the Graduate School application for admission (http://www.gradschool.psu.edu/prospective-students/how-to-apply/). Admission requirements are stated in the GENERAL INFORMATION section of the Graduate Bulletin (http://bulletins.psu.edu/graduate/generalinformation). International applicants must satsify the English proficiency requirement (http://bulletins.psu.edu/graduate/generalinformation/admission2).
Effective Date: Spring Semester 2017
Expiration Date: Spring Semester 2022
Last Revised by the Department: Fall Semester 2017