Managing in North Carolina

Essentials of Managing Cities and Counties in North Carolina Online Training

The School of Government presents two new online learning opportunities that cover the essentials of municipal and county management in the state of North Carolina. These self-paced lessons are designed for the following audiences:

  • First time managers
  • Managers new to North Carolina
  • Managers transitioning to a new form of government
  • Managers new to local government
  • Aspiring managers


This online learning series provides the knowledge necessary to successfully run a city or county in North Carolina, in six lessons:

  • Local government law
  • Local government budgeting and finance
  • Basics of managing a local government
  • Ethics in local government
  • Working with the board
  • Engaging citizen stakeholders

Purchase either set of modules from the below links: 

Essentials of Managing in Cities and Towns in North Carolina 

Essentials of Managing Counties in North Carolina


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