Community Engagement Certificate Student
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Undergraduate Certificate in Community Engagement

Become an Effective Change Agent through Community Engagement

In WilmU’s certificate program in Community Engagement, you’ll learn to pair your passion with skills essential to promoting your cause. You can complete your Community Engagement certificate within a single year!


Learn to Lead from Expert Instructors in Community Engagement

In courses including Community Organizing & Advocacy, Contemporary Social Problems, and Community Health & Social Issues, practitioner scholars will teach you to systematically design and implement processes to actively engage your community members to achieve your objectives.

A Credential That Blends Theory with Practical Applications

This Community Engagement certificate serves as a valuable credential for community leaders, those working in the nonprofit sector, or any citizens looking to artfully effect change within their communities. The curriculum examines both the practical applications and the theoretical underpinnings of community engagement. Students will analyze ethical considerations, as well as develop their own community engagement plan.

Personalize Your Community Engagement Certificate

In this five-course certificate program, you will choose six credits worth of free elective courses. Through your elective choices, you can align your studies with your personal and professional interests and goals. Elective choices include courses in subject areas such as sociology, psychology, criminal justice, policy, and nonprofit management.


Earn a certificate AND get credit for a degree at the same time. WilmU® Dual–Credit Certificates work double time–like you! Customize your education and add value to your degree–without adding extra time or cost.

Why a WilmU Certificate?

Wilmington University certificate programs teach you the subject-specific knowledge you need to advance in your career or to simply explore a new field. Build skills that can give you greater opportunities in your evolving field today. Many WilmU certificate programs can be completed online or at several of our face-to-face locations!

Professionals Who Would Benefit From This Program

  • Community Activists
  • Human Services Professionals
  • Public Administration Professionals
  • Urban Planning Specialists

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