- The American Planning Association (APA) brings together thousands of
practicing planners dedicated to making great communities happen. APA is a
nonprofit public interest and education organization committed to urban,
suburban, regional, and rural planning. APA's professional institute, the
American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), provides leadership in
professional development, ethics, and the standards of planning practices.
PROSPECT course descriptions on our website and course completion certificates
indicate the number of CMHs earned.