Sustainability Certificate of Accomplishment - Active
Department: Engineering & Technology
Approval: January 2018
Effective Semester: Fall 2019
The Sustainability Certificate Program is designed for working professionals, business owners, and students working towards a degree who wish to understand and apply sustainability concepts to their existing or future educational pathways and careers.
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:
The minimum time for completion of this certificate is 2 semesters. Completion time will vary based on student preparation and number of classes completed per semester.
Courses Required for the Certificate of Accomplishment in Sustainability
Course Units
Required courses:
SUST 31/BIO 31/GEOG 31 - Introduction to Environmental Science 3.00
ENRG 3 - Introduction to Alternative Energy 3.00
SUST 91 - Applied Research in Sustainability 2.00
Total: 8.00
Choose 6 units from the following elective courses:
Biology Department:
BIO 19 - Ecology 4.00
BIO 26 - Habitat Restoration Field Studies 1.00
BIO 21J - Agroecology 1.00
Earth Sciences Department:
GEOG 1 - Physical Geography 3.00
GEOG 4 - Cultural Geography 3.00
GEOG 7 - Economic Geography 3.00
GEOG 41A - Climate Change 1.00
GEOL 30 - Environmental Geology 3.00
GEOL 30L - Environmental Geology Lab 1.00
Engineering and Technology Department:
BTEC 5 - Briefings in Biotechnology 1.00
ENRG 3L - Introduction to Alternative Energy Laboratory 1.00
Social Sciences Department:
POLS 22 - Environmental Politics and Policy 3.00
Total: 6.00
Total: 14.00