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    Cyburbian Plus
    Sep 2011
    newark nj


    Hey everyone,

    I was just wondering if there were any certifications that would help me gain and "edge" when it comes to planning. Besides, degrees and AICP.

    So does anyone have any certifications that have proven useful in their career or landing a position?

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    Cyburbian Cardinal's avatar
    Aug 2001
    The Cheese State
    You can look at related fields.

    CEcD - certified economic developer through IEDC
    EDFP - economic development finance professional through NDC - they also have a housing certification.
    You might also look at floodplain management or emergency management certifications.
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    Cyburbian Plus JNA's avatar
    Jun 2003
    De Noc
    CFM = Certified Floodplain Manager through Association of State Floodplain Managers
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