Admissions & Financial Aid
Thank you for your interest in the Gender, Leadership, and Public Policy graduate certificate program. We hope that you will consider joining other like-minded innovators and problem-solvers in this award-winning, first-in-the-nation program.
Note: the GREs are NOT required to apply for this program, but they are required if you are applying for the Master of Public Administration-GLPP track.
Statement of Purpose
Write a two-part essay:
In part 1 (no more than 300 words), give your reasons for wishing to attend graduate school.
In part 2 (at least 1,200 words), describe your specific interests and the type of work you would like to do in your intended field.
This essay should be typed on 8 1/2 x 11 plain paper; please include your name on each sheet.
Submit official transcript from every college and university attended (including evidence of a bachelor’s degree from a college or university of recognized standing)
Letters of Recommendation
Submit two letters of recommendation from persons who can address your academic ability
Include your résumé or CV
Arrange for an in-person or telephone interview with the Assistant Program Director Muna Killingback
Don't forget the application fee of $60 for domestic students and $100 for international students