With a concentration in Community and Economic Development, you'll learn to develop and manage resources in ways that improve a place's quality of life—and do so in a responsible, sustainable, cost-effective way. The knowledge and skills you'll gain will give you what you need to improve the quality of life within communities and create change for the future.
How to apply
Foster progress at every scale
You'll learn the theories, tools, and practical skills for creating positive, lasting change while studying economic development policy as it's applied in a broad range of contexts and settings. You'll gain expertise in the strategic management of all types of locales: neighborhoods, villages, cities, rural regions, states, and countries.