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Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Natural Resources

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Natural Resources program provides a strong educational background in solving complex environmental and sustainability problems.  This program is designed for all students searching for innovative solutions to global issues but is especially appropriate for company, industry, or agency employees who wish to train to solve complex sustainability problems.  Courses teach students to design workable solutions for complex natural resource issues of local, national, and international importance through a program that encompasses mentorship form professionals and a dynamic learning community.  Knowledge gained through this program can serve as a pathway to the Master of Natural Resources program.


  • Bachelor's degree in any social or natural science field
  • A minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Preferred background includes two years of natural resources-related experience

Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities