Program Type: Certificate
Award Conferred: Undergraduate Certificate
Total Number of Credit Hours: 15 Sem. Hr(s).
This certificate addresses the growing demand for courses that concentrate on the key issues associated with sustainability and the environment. Students in the Environmental Sustainability certificate program will learn about the interconnectedness of environmental, economic, and social systems of the world; the implications of our actions on the environment; factors that determine the sustainability of human institutions, organizations, cultures, and technologies; finding solutions through innovative approaches; and expanding future options by practicing environmental stewardship. Following the classical definition of sustainability, the aim is to develop citizens, businesses, and societies that meet the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to do the same.
Sch. Earth, Soc, Environ. Admin.
202 Natural History Building, M/C 103
Urbana, IL 61801-
Phone: (217) 244-2928