Our Students

The certificate is targeted to a combination of introductory/entry-level, experienced, and advanced professionals in local economic development (LED), including:

  • current undergraduate and recent graduate students in Urban and Regional Planning
  • individuals looking to change career focus to LED
  • practitioners working in government and community agencies and municipalities who would like to improve their education, skills, and career opportunities
  • municipal politicians, NGOs, and residential/industrial commercial realtors