Education is always the impactful tool for the current and future decision makers. The majority of communities’ demands with regards to transportation planning activities will be solved through a well-educated and updated techniques. CTEDD in addition to several graduate and undergraduate programs offered by the consortium member universities, also has envisioned for the exclusive programs. The ultimate goals for the CTEDD education programs is to contribute to the transportation planning agencies through preparing the skillful and knowledgeable workforce.

Current transportation professionals and researchers will benefit by developing slightly different skills. The continuing education will focus on preparing and disseminating research briefs for decision- policymakers and implementing a policy action team. CTEDD develops a professional sequence of courses that addresses strategic workforce issues identified by the Education and Workforce Committee in conjunction with an assessment of gaps identified based on offerings from ASCE, AICP and TRB.