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Certificates and Course Details

Customize your Certificate Program

Whether enrolling for professional development or personal enrichment, the Certificate in Environmental Citizenship and the Certificate in Environmental Conservation will help you gain insight and develop a sound knowledge of the environment. You can take individual courses or achieve certification by successfully completing six courses. A variety of courses are offered to allow you to customize your program to your area of interest or profession. The courses may be taken in any order, as long as prerequisite requirements are met.


Certificate in Environmental Citizenship

Developed from a social science perspective, this Certificate is beneficial if you wish to explore global environmental issues facing us today and in the future. You will gain in-depth knowledge about environmental changes, their global impact, and how you can directly contribute to the environment's sustainability.

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Certificate in Environmental Conservation

Developed from a biophysical science perspective, this Certificate is beneficial if you want to gain knowledge and an appreciation for environmental protection, conservation, preservation, and education and research. The program is designed to provide you with the credentials you need for professional advancement and personal enrichment.

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