One of the unique resources of public administration education at Ball State is the Bowen Center for Public Affairs, which is affiliated with Ball State’s Department of Political Science

The Bowen Center is a gateway for people who want to get involved with their communities and provides professional development training for local government officials. 

Its nationally accredited Indiana Certified Public Manager Program is the only management training in Indiana designed for government managers. The Bowen Center may be a resource for you if you are pursuing the certificate.