Online Environmental Assessment Certificate
The Environmental Assessment Certificate is a 12-credit graduate online certificate program offered by The Ohio State University to teach current and future professionals the fundamentals of environmental impact assessment. This online environmental science certificate prepares students to address today's most critical environmental management and conservation challenges, such as biodiversity conservation and climate change mitigation. Students will learn how to assess the environmental impact and consequences of a plan, policy, or program before moving forward with the proposed action.
Earning this online certificate gives professionals a credential reflecting the multidisciplinary courses completed in this highly sought-after field of professional practice. Upon completion, students will be equipped with specialized knowledge to build competency and increase their employability in governmental agencies, consulting firms, civil society organizations, and multinational corporations.
Who is this online environmental science certificate for?
This online environmental certificate program is for working professionals with bachelor's degrees who want to advance their careers or make a career transition into environmental work. Those going on to pursue their master's degree can use this completed and meaningful credential as a way to stand out from the crowd.
Campus Requirements: NONE — 100% online
Class Format: Asynchronous, meaning that you can attend classes on your own time.
Credit Hours Required: 12
Cost Per Credit Hour: $812.07 (includes instructional and general fees). See the full cost breakdown here.
Admission Requirements: Earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Time to Completion: 2 semesters