The goal of the LED Certificate Program at G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education  is to successfully prepare graduates in the workforce with the knowledge and competence to address the current and emerging area of local economic development. 

The program consists of four core courses:

CPLE 795   Planning:  Local Economic Development Fundamentals
CPLE 995   Planning:  Ecn Development and Business Improvement
CVUP 155   Planning:  LED Applied Research Project
CVUP 160   Planning:  Capstone Project in LED

For more details about the program, please check Ryerson's website.

Applications are now closed for 2019.


As a condition of the BIA Leadership Fund, the topic of CUP 155 Research Project and CVUP160 Capstone Paper must relate to BIA work in the City of Toronto. For more details, please see the Program Guideline.