Community Economic and Social Development (BA 4 year)
- Algoma University
- Bachelor of Arts, BA
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- Grade Range
- Experiential Learning
- Practicum or internship option available
- This is an open enrollment program. First-year admissions are not capped.
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The only undergraduate degree of its kind in Canada. Students in the CESD program study the economic, social, political, historical, cultural and physical environments and contexts of community, economic and social development. Using a holistic approach, the program prepares graduates for innovative and effective work in smaller, rural communities anywhere in the world.
Graduates are eligible for certification by the Economic Developers Association of Canada and the Council for the Advancement of Native Development Officers.