IIF Certificate in Forecasting


The International Institute of Forecasters, the pre-eminent professional organization in the field of forecasting, offers a Certificate in Forecasting program that recognizes achievement of IIF-established standards for those planning to enter the field of forecasting.

The IIF has approved two sequences of Applied Economics Program courses as meeting requirements for awarding its Certificate in Forecasting Practice:

Those who have completed Statistics, Econometrics, Macroeconomic Forecasting, and Microeconometrics or Macroeconometrics, with at least a grade of B, and who have participated in an additional single-session seminar on “Forecasting in Organizations”, will receive the Certificate.

All components are available both on-site and on-line.

Quick Stats

Course Locations Washington, DC and Online
Earn Certificate Onsite Yes
Earn Certificate Online Yes
Entry Terms Fall or Spring semester
Certificate Requirements 4 courses (two sequences are available)

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For information about tuition and fees, visit the Tuition and Fees page.