Concentrations & Certificates

Education Policy (Certificate)

The Education Policy Studies Graduate Certificate provides students with knowledge that they can apply to the study of education policy within their major discipline or to their work in policy settings (e.g., government, non-profit agencies, foundations, PK12 school districts, universities); conceptual tools to use to understand and resolve policy process and implementation problems; and skills to analyze education policy issues, i.e., understanding differing values, political and economic arguments, costs/benefits, and policy processes.