Graduate Certificate in Environmental Geology
University of Kansas

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Environmental Geology program is for those interested in a wide range of environmental issues and want the combination of physical and natural science with project management and communications training.  Students gain the skills to accurately collect and clearly communicate data and to be leaders as they learn to work in a variety of industries including engineering firms, environmental remediation firms, environmental consulting firms, oil and mining companies, and governmental entities.  You may have duties including: 

  • Studying geophysical events
  • Performing site analysis
  • Assessing potential geophysical impacts to the environment
  • Preparing and presenting reports on findings

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Kansas is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Students are required to attend three on-site, one-credit-hour, day or weekend workshops covering field and laboratory methods.