The certificate program in Public Sector Human Resources Management 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 via Penn State World Campus.
Degree Conferred: Certificate only
Who Should Enroll
The certificate is designed for administrators and other professionals in government and not-for-profit organizations who need to acquire additional knowledge and skills in the following areas:
- personnel/human resource management
- labor relations
- problem solving
- management of organizational change and development
The certificate program in Public Sector Human Resources Management requires taking four courses (12 credits) — two required and two elective courses.