Graduate Certificate in Environmental Assessment
North Carolina State University at Raleigh

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Environmental Assessment program provides students and professionals the opportunity to develop recognized academic credentials and advanced expertise in the field.  The program provides excellent opportunities for practicing environmental professionals to stay abreast of new technologies and current government regulations, is a way for those with master’s degrees to update their skills, and helps others broaden their knowledge.  The flexible curriculum allows students to choose their courses based on their skills and future goals from courses such as: 

  • Environmental Stressors
  • Environmental Risk Assessment
  • Environmental Exposure Assessment
  • Environmental Monitoring and Analysis
  • Introduction to Geographic Information Sciences


  • Bachelor’s degree in an environmental, science, natural resources or related degree OR bachelor's degree with related work experience
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges