Community Development Certificate
Empower and improve your community. EKU’s 100% online community development certificate provides students with the skills needed toidentify community needs and develop short- and long-term solutions to improve and revitalize communities. Graduates are also prepared to effectively manage related economic, social, and environmental issues, such as planning new parks, sheltering the homeless, and making a region more attractive to businesses.
Format: 100% online
What sets our program apart?
Providing a program that can be tailored to your career goals, EKU’s curriculum blends academic and professional preparation through course topics such as intergovernmental relations, community development, nonprofit organizations, and grant writing.
- Accelerated 8-week terms
- Courses begin 6 times per year
- Reduced tuition for active duty military members
- Personalized graduation plan
- No campus visits required
- Free online tutoring and career services assistance
- Ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the best universities offering online degrees
Why choose EKU?
EKU is a regionally-accredited, brick-and-mortar university that is ranked among the nation's best colleges and has been educating students for more than a century. EKU has received numerous honors, including being named one of the best online colleges in the nation and one of the most veteran-friendly campuses.