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2023 Course Offerings

2023 Presidential Election Acacdemy

Held Virtually via Zoom, November 8-10, 2023
Cost: $179 | After October 25, 2023: $225

The UW-Green Bay Virtual Presidential Election Academy will provide you with the skills you need to run the 2024 elections in your municipality. Join us for a variety of sessions to expand your skills including working with your county clerk in preparation and having an emergency contingent plan. Participants can earn the UWGB Presidential Election Badge. These courses count towards WEC required continuing education.

2024 Master Academy for Civic & Public Affairs

Held Virtually via Zoom, January 10-12, 2024
$289 2-1/2-day package: includes instruction and digital materials
$149 1-day package: includes instruction and digital materials for Wednesday or Thursday

The UW-Green Bay Virtual Master Academy for Civic and Public Affairs is a series of interactive, live online sessions via Zoom which allow us to provide active learning through the use of breakouts, group work and polling.  Participants select and register for their sessions. Each participant will receive their own custom agenda.

Earn up to 16 hours (or 8 points) towards your IIMC-CMC or MMC by attending.
The Master Academy for Civic and Public Affairs training qualifies for IIMC-CMC and MMC points at a rate of 1 point per 2 in-class contact hours.  

IIMC-Logo.pngThis program is offered by an approved IIMC Institute provider:  University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.

Wisconsin:  This Academy has been designed for all public officials.  This advanced training qualifies for IIMC, WMCA, MTAW, WCCA, WCTA, WCCCA education hours towards certifications.

Supervisory Leadership Certificate  

Held Virutally via Zoom, September - November 2023
Cost: $299 for Full Certificate | $99 for Core Course | $69 for Topic Course | Use code LEADERS for discount

Register for the full certificate to earn an exclusive digital badge, and save $145 by using promo code "LEADERS" at checkout! 
*Note: Only those registered for the entire certificate (all 6 courses) will be eligible to earn the digital badge. 

Online Bachelor's Degrees for Public Officials

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Leadership in the Public Sector

Earn your Bachelor's Degree online with an Emphasis in Leadership in the Public Sector.

Emergency Management

Earn your Bachelor's Degree online with an Emphasis in Emergency Management or Undergraduate/Graduate Certificate.

Upcoming Programs

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Online Education Ed2Go

Choose from hundreds of online courses to improve your skills in accounting, computer applications, arts and more.

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Certificate Program

A new certificate program which aims to give everyone a voice and to create informed communities.

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If you have questions about how to register for a class or an event or would like to learn more about upcoming curriculum, please reach out to us. We're here to help!
Laura Nolan
For program and presenter questions

Laura Nolan
Business & Government Outreach Program Manager
(920) 465-2772

Jean Sturzl staff
For registration or technical questions

Jean Sturzl
Business & Government Outreach Admin
(920) 465-2424

Mailing Address
2420 Nicolet Drive - CL 109
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001