Training/Test Dates & Locations

OPTION #1:  (HURRY - REGISTRATION ENDS 8/22/2022)

In conjunction with the 2022 Governor’s Conference on Economic Development
Oasis Hotel & Convention Center
2546 N Glenstone Ave, Springfield, MO 65803

One Day In-Person Only:  August 31, 2022

  • No-Cost Training Session: Assessing Your Community for Business Development
  • Date/Time:  10:30 a.m. to 12 Noon (CDT) on Wednesday, August 31, 2022
  • Location:  Mojave Room, Oasis Hotel & Convention Center
    2546 N Glenstone Ave, Springfield, MO 65803
  • This training session will feature a panel of experts that will provide additional details and examples relevant to the Missouri Certified Economic Developer (MoCED) Exam Study Guide, and Resource Manual, pages 19-25

No-Cost Training Session: Preparing &; Promoting Your Product for Business Development

  • Date/Time:  1:30 p.m. to 3. p.m. (CDT) on Wednesday, August 31
  • Location:  Mojave Room, Oasis Hotel & Convention Center
    2546 N Glenstone Ave, Springfield, MO 65803
  • This training session will feature a panel of experts that will provide additional details and examples relevant to the Missouri Certified Economic Developer (MoCED) Exam Study Guide, and Resource Manual, pages 26-30

You may take the MoCED exam, if you have the following:

  • Completed the IEDC Basic Course and,
  • Current Member of MEDC and,
  • 10 years or more professional economic development experience OR have participated in the
    four training sessions as follows:
    • Assessing Your Community for Business Development (Offered 10/20/21, 8/31/22)
    • Preparing & Promoting Your Product for Business Development (Offered 10/20/21,
      8/31/22)
    • Missouri Economic Development & Technical Assistance Programs (Offered 6/14/22)
    • Implementing Economic Development – the Practitioner and Partners (Offered 6/14/22)

MoCED Exam:
Cost: $295
Date/Time:  3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. (CDT) on Wednesday, August 31
Location:  Mojave Room, Oasis Hotel & Convention Center
2546 N Glenstone Ave, Springfield, MO 65803
Click HERE to register for the MoCED Exam

The proctored exam will be delivered on a laptop. The exam will consist of 150 multiple choice
questions.  Accuracy above 85% is considered passing. Exams will be graded immediately.  Participants will be confidentially notified by email regarding their results.

OPTION #2  -  REGISTRATION WILL END ON 10/14/2022

In conjunction with the 2022 Missouri Economic Development Council (MEDC) Fall Conference held in October 2022, dates still TBD. MEDC Fall Conference will be held in Columbia, MO.