Start by earning core competency credentials—digital badges that demonstrate knowledge, skills, experience, and critical commitments in a specific area of the work. Become fully certified by earning six credentials across a range of competency areas that are critical to success in higher education civic and community engagement.
Eight credentials are now available to earn. Start working toward your certification today!
A NEW ENROLLMENT PERIOD OPENS ON JANUARY 3
(January 3 – May, 11, 2022)!
A new application cycle for core credentials opens on January 3 and will run through May 11, 2022. Start your application early and submit all materials by May 11th to earn a credential in this cycle.
Who should participate?
individuals considering careers in the field
Are you a graduate who has been active in community-based work?
A community leader who supports college student learning and partnerships? This could be the pathway for you.
Are you looking for ways to deepen your skill set and expand your network? Did you just complete a year of national service? Build your resume and take the next step in professional growth.
Established engagement professionals, faculty, and scholar practitioners
Have you built a career in community-based teaching, research, and partnership development? Earn this formal recognition for your years of experience and depth of knowledge. It may be easier than you think.