We're proud of these Illinois planners! The next time you see them online or in person, be sure to give them an virtual high-five or elbow bump and say "Congratulations, AICP Candidate!"
Christine Daisy Dose
Jong Seong Kim
Eric Van Buskirk
What's next for these fearless individuals? Great question. With APA's new One Path to AICP process, once you pass the AICP Exam the next step is earning the required amount of professional planning experience. The final step is then applying to become AICP!
A few of the induvial above have already completed their professional experience, submitted their application and are now proud members of the AICP (as of 12/14/22):
Phillip Green, AICP
Christine Daisy Dose, AICP
Caeley Hynes, AICP
For a complete list of those that passed the November AICP Exam nationally, please click here.
The American Institute of Certified Planners is APA's professional institute and provides the only nationwide, independent verification of planners' qualifications. Certified planners pledge to uphold high standards of practice, ethics, and professional conduct, and to keep their skills sharp and up to date by continuously pursuing advanced professional education.
If you're curious about what it takes to become certified by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), please visit planning.org/certification/
New steps to AICP Certification
Good news! The new One Path to AICP streamlines the certification process.
Be a member of APA
Prep for the AICP Exam
Register for the AICP Exam
Take the AICP Exam and pass!
Earn / provide your educational and professional experience
Apply to become AICP!