The certificate program in Policy Analysis and Evaluation is offered by the Master of Public Administration program at Penn State Harrisburg. The M.P.A. program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration. This certificate is also delivered online.
Goals of the Program
The 12-credit curriculum is designed to educate students in the basic concepts and analytical tools of policy analysis and evaluation profession.
The primary goal of the program is to prepare policy analysts and policy/program evaluation specialists who work for governments and not-for-profit organizations for professional analytical tasks.