Our Mission

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Developing the next generation of talent


Covering the latest news and trends in the marketplaces industry

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Government Relations & Public Policy

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Virtual Series

Find webinars from industry experts on the latest topics and trends

Professional Development

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ICSC Networking Platform

Get recommended matches for new business partners

Student Resources

Find tools to support your education and professional development

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Student Resources

Build a brighter future.

The next generation of professionals needs the right resources and tools to meet the challenges of the evolving Marketplaces Industry. ICSC and the ICSC Foundation have created the following programs to support students looking to learn about retail real estate and get a head start on their careers.

Student Membership

Become an ICSC student member and gain access to ICSC’s network of industry professionals, proprietary research and data, job listings and special rates for ICSC’s educational programs, including national, regional and local events, and more. Plus, receive curated content, programming and opportunities in Opportunity Knocks, our newsletter exclusively for students.

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ICSC Retail Real Estate Modeling Powered by A.CRE

Start building foundational career skills—Gain practical training in creating and analyzing real estate financial models.

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Retail Real Estate Institute Certificate Program for Students

Get a head start in your career goals—This complimentary program offers college and university students the opportunity to learn more about the industry.

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ICSC Launch Academy

Retail is at the heart of every community and as local communities continue to grow and evolve, the Marketplaces Industry seeks to hire talent reflective of the communities we serve.

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The ICSC Foundation offers nearly 100 academic scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students in the United States and Canada. Scholarship recipients are paired with an industry mentor and supported to attend an ICSC conference.

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Student Member Advisory Committee (SMAC)

Get involved and help shape ICSC's student-focused programs and resources while gaining valuable industry knowledge and connections.



The ICSC Foundation Mentorship Program pairs undergraduate and graduate students with a dedicated industry professional who supports their advancement. Students can expand their network, learn more about the industry and enhance their chances for success.

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The ICSC Foundation Internship Program provides students with access to a robust listing of paid summer and academic-year internship opportunities. Eligible interns can apply for a Summer Internship Grant from the Foundation to assist with basic expenses.

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University Partnerships Program

Colleges and universities can provide their students with free ICSC membership allowing access to ICSC’s myriad programs and opportunities.

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Talent HQ

Access our members-only platform to find current job and internship postings within the Marketplaces Industry as well as career-building resources.

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Get as much as you give.

Volunteer at ICSC and join members as interested in the industry as you are.

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