NC Local Government CGCIO

This course is sponsored by NC Local Government Information Systems Association (NCLGISA).

Applications for the 2019-2020 course are now closed.

The CIO Certification Program is a 11-month course that lays the foundation for assessing and addressing the most critical issues facing information technology (IT) leadership in local governments. The purpose of the course is to equip leaders with the requisite tools to manage and improve their organizational technology assets. The course will address major topics including IT governance, project management, and risk assessment and management.

Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply toward tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are four deadlines to submit applications:

  • March 1 (for courses starting between April 1 and June 30)
  • June 1 (for courses starting between July 1 and September 30)
  • September 1 (for courses starting between October 1 and December 31)
  • December 1 (for courses starting between January 1 and March 31)

Additional information

Steps to Maintaining Certification:

20 hours of CEU/year

CEU obtained by attending  symposia, conferences, webinars, and teaching courses

Once you obtain the CEU's submit the hours with documentation to Shannon H. Tufts

For hotel information, please click here.

There currently are no scheduled offerings of this course.
There are no materials avaliable for this course at this time.
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar, Registration and Client Services Group
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Jessica Khan

Program Manager, Leadership Group
Shannon Tufts
Associate Professor of Public Law and Government and Director, Center for Public Technology