Our Partners

The program is aligned to current competencies and foundational knowledge areas represented both by the Economic Developers Association of Canada (EDAC) and the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).

The Certificate in Local Economic Development is offered in cooperation with the following international, national, and provincial professional associations:

Upon successful completion of the Certificate in Local Economic Development, together with relevant experience, graduates are eligible to write the certification exam for EDAC’s Ec.D. Certification.