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The Minnesota Public Works Association Leadership Academy program provides the practical knowledge, tools, and skills public works professionals need to manage effectively and meet the complex policy and fiscal challenges they face. The program will cover topics ranging from personnel management to technical skills to understanding financial relationships among federal, state, and local governments.
The Minnesota Public Works Association Leadership Academy program is targeted at current and emerging leaders in the field of public works. This program will increase your effectiveness as a public works manager and prepare you to be a leader in the industry.RegisterDownload and complete the Certificate Registration form.Certificate Topics
The Minnesota Public Works Association Leadership Academy program consists of twelve core module topics recommended by the American Public Works Association (APWA). Some of the topics to be covered include:
All students must complete ninety hours of training in seven monthly sessions over an eight-month period. The program is deliberately scheduled to span two calendar years so the cost of certification can be spread over two budget cycles. Students who complete the Leadership Academy coursework receive certification from the American Public Works Association, a certificate from the Hamline University School of Business Public Administration program and 8 Continuing Studies credits.
Cost for the course is $2650.
The sessions for the 2014-2015 certificate are scheduled for the following dates:
Session 1: Thursday, September 11, 2014 and Friday, September 12, 2014Session 2: Thursday, October 9, 2014 and Friday, October 10, 2014Session 3: Thursday, November 13, 2014 and Friday, November 14, 2014Session 4: Thursday, January 8, 2015 and Friday, January 9, 2015Session 5: Thursday, February 12, 2015 and Friday, February 13, 2015Session 6: Thursday, March 12, 2015 and Friday, March 13, 2015Session 7: Thursday, April 9, 2015 and Friday, April 10, 2015
Each session will be scheduled as follows:Thursday: Noon - 6 p.m. Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
All participants are eligible to earn the certificate regardless of prior academic experience. Completion of the program can result in the equivalent of two master’s level elective courses (8 credits) toward a Hamline MPA for eligible participants who submit proof of an undergraduate degree in the first term of the certificate. Students who choose to continue working toward the Master of Arts in Public Administration at Hamline University must meet the requirements for admission to the Hamline School of Business.
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