Mini-MPA™ Core Modules

The accelerated 5-day Mini MPA™ will provide you with enhanced skills in the following core areas:

  • Managing Public Organizations
  • Managing People in Organizations
  • Constituent Communications
  • Performance Measurement
  • Public Law and the Legal Framework
  • Ethical Dilemmas
  • Communication Skills for the Public Managers
  • Leadership and Team Development
  • Budgeting and Financial Management
  • Intergovernmental Management

 

2017 Fall Mini-MPA™ Schedule

Week 1: October 5

9:00 – 12:00   Leadership

12:00 - 12:30  Lunch

12:30 - 3:30    Intergovernmental Management

 Week 2: October 12

9:00 – 12:00     Strategic Communications

12:00 – 12:30   Lunch 

12:30 – 3:30     Negotiations for Conflict Resolution

Week 3, October 19

9:00 – 12:00   Financial Management

12:00 – 1:00   Lunch 

12:30 - 3:30    Constituent Relations

Week 4: October 26

9:00 - 12:00  Managing Public Organizations

12:00 – 1:00  Lunch

12:30 - 3:30   Change Management

Week 5:  November 2

9:00 – 12:00   Performance Management

12:00 – 1:00   Lunch

12:30 - 3:30     Strengths-based Strategic Planning Using Appreciative Inquiry 

* Order of topics and instructors subject to change