Aligned with the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs), the Key Executive Leadership MPA and Certificate prepares mid-career professionals at the level of GS-13 and above (or NGO equivalent) to become effective, top-quality team and executive leaders.
Key Executive Leadership MPA
Ranked 8th in the U.S. News & World Report (2012), American University's Key Executive Leadership Master of Public Administration (MPA) is a 36-credit hour graduate course of study in the skills, knowledge, and values needed for effective performance as a top-level public executive. Read more »
The Key Executive Leadership Certificate
Based on the Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs) developed by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM), the Key Executive Leadership Certificate is designed to provide a unique experience for enthusiastic and seasoned managers who have an interest in strengthening management skills, heighten leadership skills, and furthering their public service career. Read more »