Government and Administration

This 18-credit, 6-course certificate explores government and its operation. It is designed for those in the public sector to explore different concepts for governance and different ways that services are provided.

Choose six courses from the following:

MADS 6603* – Law and Administrative Practice 
MADS 6614҂  – Comparative Public, Private, and Not-for-Profit Systems
MADS 6616*+ – Grant Writing and Administration
MADS 6629 – Planning and Program Development 
MADS 6640*҂ – Leading in Times of Crisis
MADS 6747* - Relational Leadership  
MADS 6763* – Grants and Sponsored Projects Administration

*Also available in online modality

+ National Guard Bureau Approved Online Courses

҂ Formerly: Global Perspectives & International Studies


For more information about graduate certificates and the Master of Administrative Science program, please contact:

Lorraine S. Nienstedt
Assistant Director,
School of Administrative Science
Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies
201-692-7172 or 7171(Voice)
201-692-7179 (Fax)

International students please contact:

New Jersey, USA FDU campus,
Office of International Admission

Vancouver, Canada FDU campus
Admissions Office
Tel:1-877-338-8002 Toll Free (U.S. and Canada)