Graduate Certificate in Public Finance

This graduate certificate program offers advanced study in public finance. The program enhances students’ career opportunities and provides public finance practitioners an avenue to improve their skills. The four-course sequence includes:

PADM 765Public Sector Economics3
PADM 865Public and Nonprofit Financial Management3
PADM 866Public Financial Management3
PADM 867State and Local Government Budgeting3
Total Credit Hours12

Successful completion of these certificate requirements is noted on the student’s university transcript, and a graduate certificate is awarded by Wichita State University. Application for the certificate program requires completion of a bachelor’s degree, core prerequisites and admission to the Graduate School.