Governing U is an index of public sector management and policy degrees from universities across the country. It provides a single source for browsing offerings from Master of Public Administration (MPA) , the Master of Public Policy (MPP) and the Executive MPA and certificate and other professional programs designed specifically for the education needs of working professionals in public service. Each entry includes a description of program offerings in the schools' own words. Governing U’s unique map interface also allows you to see the national landscape for public service grad programs and select schools for a closer look by geography
Public sector leadership and practitioner certificates are available through public policy schools in many parts of the country. Certificate programs are offered in both classroom settings and online to public professionals seeking training and credentials to better qualify for advancement in leadership and administration in public agencies. They can be used to build or refresh skills related to effective public service. Certifications are offered in broad areas such as leadership and narrow pursuits related to specific subject matter expertise in public service.