Program list & descriptions

Public Administration ( Certificate, Diploma )

The School of Public Administration offers specialized credential programs via distance methods intended to strengthen the skills of working professionals. The program requirements draw upon the regular Master of Public Administration curriculum.

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS

Degree type Minimum standing
BA B average in the final two years

Applicants must also meet the general admission requirements for the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

APPLICATION DEADLINES

Entry point Domestic students International students

Varries: Evaluation Certificate - September

Library/Cultural Certificate - January

Varies: Evaluation Certificate - March 1

Library/Cultural Certificate - September 30

Varies: Evaluation Certificate - March 1

Library/Cultural Certificate - September 30

EXAMS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS

Program advisers

Department directory

Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail
General Office 250-721-8055 HSD A302
FAX 250-721-8849
Director Evert Lindquist 250-721-8084 HSD A302a evert@uvic.ca
Assistant to the Director & Office Mgr. Belle Young 250-721-8056 HSD A302 youngb@uvic.ca
A/Academic Administrative Officer Silvia Dulc 250-472-4196 HSD A312 paadmin@uvic.ca

Master of Public Administration

Graduate Student Advisor Jim McDavid 250-472-4293 HSD A336 jmcdavid@uvic.ca
Graduate Administrative Assistant Judy Selina 250-721-6448 HSD A302 jselina@uvic.ca

Co-operative Education

Co-op Coordinator Barbara Svec 250-721-8064 HSD A366 bsvec@uvic.ca
Co-op Assistant Christine Corr 250-721-8061 HSD A302 spacoop@uvic.ca

Undergraduate & Diploma Programs

FAX 250-721-8849
Program Manager Heather Kirkham 250-721-8067 HSD A306 hkirkham@uvic.ca
Undergraduate & Diploma Secretary Tara Da Silva 250-721-8074 HSD A302 spadipl@uvic.ca

Centre for Public Sector Studies (CPSS)

FAX 250-721-8849
Executive Director Thea Vakil 250-721-6442 HSD A314 tvakil@uvic.ca
CPSS Professional Development Support Jennifer Guest 250-472-4585 HSD A379 jsguest@uvic.ca

Master of Arts in Dispute Resolution

FAX 250-721-8849
Program Manager Heather Kirkham 250-721-8067 HSD A306 hkirkham@uvic.ca
Graduate Student Advisor Tara Ney 250-721-8199 HSD A316 tney@uvic.ca
Graduate Administrative Assistant Judy Selina 250-721-6448 HSD A302 madr@uvic.ca

Masters of Arts in Community Development

Program Manager Wendy Swan 250-721-8082 HSD A363 cdadmin@uvic.ca
Graduate Administrative Assistant Tara Da Silva 250-721-8074 HSD A302 macd@uvic.ca

Graduate Certificates

Graduate Administrative Assistant Tara Da Silva 250-721-8074 HSD A302 gradcert@uvic.ca

Co-operative education opportunities

What support is available?

UVic Co-op and Career can support you through every stage of your career development, through:

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Apply for all types of job opportunities at learninginmotion.uvic.ca.

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Professional development
Three Minute Thesis (3MT)
Graduate Students' Society

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