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Celeste Greene

Certificate in Public Administration

It's great to hear from former students that our courses really helped their careers.

Celeste Greene is not afraid to innovate. As program director for the School’s graduate Certificates in Project Management, Leadership, and Public Administration, Greene helps faculty take full advantage of online technology. “It’s come a long way,” she says. “Today, you can deliver classes that have the immediacy of face-to-face instruction.”

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Joceline Nahigian

Certificate in Public Administration

Thanks to the program, I feel more confident pursuing positions of more responsibility knowing that I can meet the challenge.

Joceline Nahigian describes herself as “one of those people who really want to make a difference.” She decided that public service with the U.S. Department of Energy was her way of having the most impact. To increase her effectiveness even more, Nahigian enrolled in UVa’s graduate Certificate in Public Administration.

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