Community Planning, Postgraduate Certificate | Part time online | Northern Arizona University | United States
12 months
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416 USD/credit 6240 USD/year
416 USD/credit 6240 USD/year
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About

This online Community Planning graduate certificate at Northern Arizona University focuses on producing urban and community planners who are prepared in both fundamental and advanced knowledge for professional practice in the public planning workplace. A baccalaureate degree from any discipline is required for admission.

Overview

The Community Planning Graduate Certificate at Northern Arizona University prepares students for careers in local government urban planning departments, as well as in private sector development companies who interact closely with those departments.  Students gain background and experiences in urban planning, community analysis, community development, city budgeting, geospatial technologies, land use law, and current issues in urban planning. 

At the completion of the certificate, students will have skills to analyze and assess community needs, and to create and execute policies and plans to address those needs through positions in city and county planning and development departments, in private sector development corporations, and in non-profit organizations that support community development.

Career

Professional planning jobs include local government, federal land management agencies, international development organizations, private sector land development companies, community development divisions, and city and county planning departments.

Programme Structure

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Place and Community Development 
  • Critical Analysis 
  • Geospatial technologies 
  • Professional Development 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

15 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All requirements for your specific academic plan(s). This may include a thesis.
  • All graduate work with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0.
  • All work toward the master’s degree must be completed within six consecutive years. The six years begins with the semester and year of admission to the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 416 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    6240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 416 USD per credit during 12 months.

 

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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