The Certificate of Graduate Study in Community Planning and Sustainable Development provides students with a firm grounding in community planning covering areas such as planning and sustainability concepts, land use and environmental regulation, economic development, and working with the public. This certificate is the only certificate in Northern New England to provide students with planning preparation.
Those contemplating a career in land use, economic development, and sustainability planning - are invited to discuss their goals with the Chair.
This certificate is a stand-alone credential, or the 12 credits may be transferred into the Master’s in Policy, Planning, and Management degree program upon admission. Students generally take one course per semester.