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Community Economic Development Community Economic Development Certificate

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

www.sait.ca
The Community Economic Development certificate is available entirely online through Distance Education, with many courses also available through part-time studies. This program is designed for individuals currently working in or wanting to enter the growing field of community economic development including small business development and municipal or government relations. Students can transfer these courses to the full-time or part-time Business Administration diploma (Management major) if they meet the diploma admission requirements. These practical business courses cover key topics such as partnerships between business and government, project management, writing business plans and project proposals, and communication skills. Students can develop the holistic skill set needed for local economic development in rural and urban communities. The skills and knowledge gained in this program helps students grow in positions such as economic development officer, liaison officer, community development officer, planning officer, program officer in a variety of organizations such as municipal governments, economic development agencies, small businesses, nonprofits.
Contact

Student Services
1301 16 Avenue NW
Calgary, Alberta, T2M0L4, Canada

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  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 1 Year or Less
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements

None


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Updated May 16, 2017. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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