Graduate Certificate in Global Government

Advance your career while improving your knowledge of global government issues.

At Park University, our Global Government Graduate Certificate is designed for students who wish to improve their knowledge of global governance issues. Through developing skills in research and analysis, students will learn about business, government and the global society to prepare for further graduate-level study or careers in the field.

Locations & Learning Options

As a student pursuing our Graduate Certificate in Global Government, you’ll have the option of taking classes at our downtown Kansas City campus and/or online. This certificate requires completion of 12 credit hours with a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Students pursuing a graduate certificate must also have earned a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college, or university or its foreign equivalent.

  • Kansas City Metro
  • Online
  • Lenexa, KS
  • DSCC, Columbus, OH

Required –12 Hours, 3.0 GPA

PA 508 Research and Analysis. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 cr.

PA 521 Business, Government, and Global Society. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 cr.

PA 524 Global Comparative Public Administration and Policy. . . . . . . . . . . 3 cr.

PA 525 Global Comparative Public Budget and Finance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 cr.

Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 cr.

Global government is about understanding issues related to public policy, administration, budget and finance.

Students who pursue the Graduate Certificate in Global Government at Park University will learn about a variety of issues as they relate to global governance. Students will attain knowledge and skills pertaining to global governance through the following courses:

  • Research and Analysis
  • Business, Government and Global Society
  • Global Comparative Public Administration and Policy
  • Global Comparative Public Budget and Finance

Careers

Our programs will prepare you for a career in the following areas of global government:

  • Policy Research
  • Journalism
  • Economic Analysis
  • Social Research
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Program Highlights

The Graduate Certificate in Global Government is for students who are interested in gaining the necessary knowledge and critical thinking skills to advance their careers and develop a more thorough understanding of the subject area.

Faculty

At Park University, our highly-qualified educators are committed to providing you with the resources you need to better understand global government issues.


 

Dr. James Vanderleeuw

Professor of Public Administration
james.vanderleeuw@park.edu

Related programs

Park University’s degree programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.