Environmental Assessment Certificate
The Environmental Assessment Certificate is a 12-credit graduate certificate program to prepare current and future professionals in the fundamentals of environmental assessment, which is the assessment of the environmental consequences of a plan, policy, program, or actual projects prior to the decision to move forward with the proposed action. Environmental impact assessment is a tool used to address today's most critical environmental management and conservation challenges, such as achieving biodiversity conservation targets and scaling-up climate change mitigation and adaptation projects, policies, and programs.
This certificate provides a credential reflecting completion of a series of multidisciplinary courses in a highly sought-after field of professional practice. Those completing the certificate will be equipped with specialized knowledge to build competency and increase their employability in governmental agencies, consulting firms, civil society organizations, and multinational corporations.