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Accreditation and Certificate Series

APR: Accreditation in Public Relations
The process of earning your APR takes your skills to the next level by exposing you to today’s cutting-edge strategies and practices, assessing your skills to identify strengths and opportunities for growth and demonstrating your personal and professional commitment to excellence.

NAGC has joined the Universal Accreditation Board so our members can apply for APR designation. To get started, visit Obtaining your APR through NAGC.

Certificate in Government Communications
Through a partnership with the Center Applied Learning at the American Public University System, NAGC members will be able to complete a series of online courses through an accredited institution.  The program is still in development.  However, the series is being designed specifically for government communicators.  Each course will be 3 credits and will be able to be completed in 8 weeks.A certificate will be earned upon completion of four core courses and two electives.

Tuition Grant for Undergraduate and Graduate Education Through a partnership with the American Public University System members of NAGC may receive a 5% tuition grant and a Book Grant for ebooks at no charge to students earning undergraduate academic credit. Information on this NAGC member opportunity can be found at