This certificate program provides students with the basic skills and techniques for sound economic analysis of public policy along with an understanding of the advantages or disadvantages of various policy models. It is designed for those currently working, or wanting to work, directly in the area of policy analysis in the public sector.
This certificate is only offered through the University of Regina campus.
Students must complete (3 credit hrs):
Two of the following elective courses (6 credits hrs):
Applicants interested in this program must have completed a four-year undergraduate degree with a minimum overall GPA of 70 per cent. There is also a mid-career option for admission, through which prospective students with at least five years of government or non-profit organization management experience may be admitted without an undergraduate degree.
Tuition for domestic students in the master's certificate programs offered at the University of Regina is approximately $1,228.50 per three-credit-unit course. A total of nine credit units (three courses) are required to complete the Master's Certificate program.
Please note, tuition and fees are subject to change. Should there be a discrepancy between the information posted on the institution's website and information posted on the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy website, the University of Regina website should be viewed as accurate.
For more information on the Economic Analysis for Public Policy Certificate, please contact: