Focus on the public

BC legislature at dusk
Public sector and local government management are at the heart of the undergraduate program. Pictured here is the seat of government in BC, the legislature in Victoria.

At the School, our undergraduate programs are focused on the public and will help you in a range of areas important for managers and administrators in government and non-profit organizations.

We offer three diploma programs

  • Indigenous Community Development and Governance
  • Public Sector Management
  • Local Government Management

For those currently completing an undergraduate degree, we offer a Minor in Public Administration.

We also offer Professional Specialization Certificates in the following topics:

  • Public Policy and Governance
  • Public Sector Management
  • Local Government Management
  • Voluntary and Nonprofit Sector Management
  • Performance Management

We also offer:

  • Justice Institute of British Columbia Bachelor of Fire and Safety Studies Program
  • Complete your degree at Thompson Rivers University - Open Learning