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Duration

1 year

Tuition

$3,638

 

Jan 17-Dec 23

Commitment

Part-Time

Delivery

Online

Credential

Certificate

Year Founded

1948

Scholarships

no

Deepen your understanding of the key aspects of public sector management and leadership.

Governments need employees who know how societies and economies work and who care about delivering quality service and advice. They are also seeking people who are potential leaders and who will guide colleagues by their example and expertise. To meet this demand, The Chang School and Ryerson University’s Department of Politics and Public Administration have developed this certificate for individuals who already have a degree from a recognized university.

What You’ll Learn

  • Key issues in today’s rapidly evolving public sector
  • The Canadian public policy-making process: formulation, implementation, and evaluation
  • Contemporary social, economic, and environmental policy
  • Public sector leadership in a comparative context (Canadian, other Westminster systems, republican regimes)
  • The statutory and regulatory basis of Canadian public administration
  • Institutional and procedural practices of administrative tribunals and judicial reviews
  • Public sector planning and budgetary processes
  • Financial management systems within governmental organizations
  • Mechanisms for ensuring accountability
  • Approaches to organization and bureaucracy in advanced industrial societies
  • The effect of information technologies on the distribution of power and control in the workplace
  • The use of partnerships between government and other agents in the delivery of public goods
  • Planning and evaluation of government programs
  • Deployment of information and communication technologies (ICT) in public administration
  • E-government policy, e-administration, e-service, and e-democracy
  • National unity and regional diversity

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Student Reviews (5)

The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education, Ryerson University

Successful Career Switch

Fabienne

Toronto • June 30, 2020

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Data Analytics Fast Track

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

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As an urban planner, I wanted to see how big data and data analytics could improve city-building methods. The Certificate in Data Analytics, Big Data, and Predictive Analytics helped me make a career switch to focus on advanced analytics in real estate...

As an urban planner, I wanted to see how big data and data analytics could improve city-building methods. The Certificate in Data Analytics, Big Data, and Predictive Analytics helped me make a career switch to focus on advanced analytics in real estate.

The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education, Ryerson University

Certificate in Data Analytics

Mohammed Karim

July 22, 2019

Graduated From

Data Analytics Fast Track

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

Job Assistance:

5 stars

The Chang School’s Certificate in Data Analytics, Big Data, and Predictive Analytics has given me a unique combination of essential, hands-on skills that allows me to excel in this competitive field. I was able to make professional connections throug...

The Chang School’s Certificate in Data Analytics, Big Data, and Predictive Analytics has given me a unique combination of essential, hands-on skills that allows me to excel in this competitive field. I was able to make professional connections through my courses, both with my classmates and my instructors, who are working subject matter experts. The program allowed me to build on my computer science degree and focus on big data tools and applications. I was looking to enter a field I was passionate about and to get a job I loved doing, and the skills and knowledge I gained from this program have been at the core of my career success.

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