Sustainability, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

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Undergraduate degree in any field.

Certificate Program Requirements

Required: 18 credit hours

Required Core Courses (6 credits)
GES 662Sustainability3
GES 664Environment3
Sustainability Topics (6 credits)
Select 6 credits from the following:6
Topics in Ethics and Aesthetics
Topics in Development and Economics
Topics in Equity and Society
Topics in Environmental Sciences
Sustainability-Focused Electives (6 credits)
Select 6 credits from the following: *6
Sustainable Urban Planning in an Entrepreneurial Environment
Understanding Geographic Information Systems
Sustainable Regional Planning
Environmental Planning
Natural Resource Geography
National Parks and Protected Areas
Advanced Weather and Climate-Synoptic Climatology
Sustainable Transportation Planning
Geography of Livable Cities
Earth Surface Processes and Landforms
Applied Physical Geography
Sustainable Campus Operations
Total Credit Hours18

Up to 6 credits of courses from outside the Department of Geography, Environment, and Sustainability may be chosen in consultation with the adviser (these could include courses from Anthropology, Biology, Communication Studies, Community and Therapeutic Recreation, Economics, Education, Interior Architecture, Business, Sociology, or others).