The Graduate Certificate in Urban and Regional Governance is a 15 credit hour program of study. The certificate program is designed for students with an interest in the planning, financing, and management of urban areas. It’s the only graduate certificate of its kind in Indiana.
Graduates of the program will be able to design research and conduct analysis in the field of urban planning and urban policy. Urban planners and urban geographers support policy with quantitiative analysis using statistical software and data management skills.
The Urban and Regional Governance certificate program leverages the urban location of the university, and the social, demographic, and economic trends that are attracting greater numbers of students to study, live, and work in metropolitan areas.