Graduate Certificate in Ecological Restoration
University of Florida

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Ecological Restoration program addresses the growing demand for ecological restoration professionals in areas such as restoration ecology, natural resource management, environmental science, environmental consulting, fire and wildlife ecology, watershed management, wetland sciences and wetland restoration, and mine rehabilitation.  The curriculum provides knowledge and skills in understanding ecology, soils, and related biophysical sciences; designing restoration projects; synthesizing relevant primary information sources; and techniques used in ecological restoration, monitoring, and evaluation.  Graduates have an awareness of socio-economic, ethical, legal, and political dimensions of ecological restoration.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts from all colleges previously attended

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges