Graduate Certificate in Energy Sustainability
University of South Florida-Main Campus

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Energy Sustainability program provides a solid understanding of key principles of sustainability, its economics, and how it is practiced by the energy industry.  You will look at sustainable transportation fuels and electricity from natural resources with small carbon footprints while studying energy sustainability practice in the energy industry.  Students are required to take courses in the concepts, principles, economics, and finance of sustainability.  Other courses may include:

  • Solar Energy and Applications
  • Bioresources for a Sustainable Future 
  • Renewable Transportation Fuels
  • Renewable Power Portfolio


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Two letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges