CGCIO Certification Program

GA-GMIS has partnered with Carl Vinson Instutute of Government at the University of Georgia to offer a Certified Government Chief Information Officer™ Certification program for qualified professionals through online and in-person classes, independent assignments, and a capstone project.

The Certified Government Chief Information Officer™ (CGCIO™) focuses on

  • Emerging Technologies

  • Interpersonal Communication

  • Security

  • Project and Resource Management

  • Ethics

  • Sustainability

  • Contract Management

  • Other Related Topics

Due to the collaboration with CVIOG-UGA, the in-person classes will be arranged during the semi-annual GA-GMIS conferences. Participation in the in-person classes is required.

Requirements for acceptance into the program:

  1. Minimum of five years of public or private managerial experience in the technology field
  2. Minimum four-year degree from an accredited institution of higher learning
  3. Agree by signature to a self-enforced code of ethics
  4. At least one letter of support/approval for participation from manager/supervisor or city or county leader
  5. Completion of formal application stating why you want to enroll in this program, what you bring to the class, and your expectations (application form will be provided)
  6. Ability to pay tuition in full upon acceptance/registration

If you are interested in applying for the CGCIO Certification Program, please contact Dr. Marci Campbell at Carl Vinson Instutute of Government.  Her contact information is:

Marci Campbell

Email: mfp@uga.edu

Phone: 706.534.4819