Candidates for the Nevada Certified Public Manager Program must meet the following criteria:

  1. Employed by the State of Nevada, county, municipal, or federal government
  2. Manage or supervise professionals, OR
  3. Hold a mid-level supervisory or managerial position (typically grade 32 or higher), responsible for providing technical or professional support to an agency, OR
  4. Be identified by the department director as an individual showing potential for advancement into such positions.