Online Sustainable Management Degrees and Certificates

The University of Wisconsin online Sustainable Management degree programs offer online bachelor’s and master’s degrees, as well as online certificates, that are designed to provide you with a robust educational experience led by world-class faculty while still making it easy to balance family, work, and other life commitments. If you have a passion for doing good in and beyond business, consider one of the following online Sustainable Management degree options:

Bachelor’s Degree

The Bachelor of Science in Sustainable Management empowers students who have completed their first two years of general education credits to complete their bachelor’s degree.

With a strong focus on the intersections between people, planet, and profit, students can expect a curriculum designed to provide a sturdy platform on which to make changes in a current workplace environment or to help secure a position in a company interested in becoming more sustainable.

Recommended for:
Students who have a liberal arts associate’s degree or previously accumulated college credits.

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The two Sustainable Management certificate programs consist of course sets from the bachelor’s degree program. These certificates are geared to students who already have a bachelor’s degree and want to broaden their knowledge in the science or business sides of sustainability.

Students who are looking for a career change or the opportunity to increase their knowledge base might utilize these certificates as an additional credential. Some students have also taken certificate courses to prepare for the master’s program.

Recommended for:
Students who do not need a bachelor’s degree, but are not ready or are unable to pursue the master’s degree.

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Master’s Degree

The master’s degree is an excellent opportunity for students to earn a graduate degree while continuing to work and maintain other commitments. Admission requires a bachelor’s degree and a 3.0 GPA.

This degree is designed for students who have an interest in sustainability or environmental issues and seek to strengthen and further develop their current knowledge. Students who graduate with a Master of Sustainable Management degree can expect to have a strong foundation for leading change in their current organization or a strong foundation for finding a new career that requires these systems-thinking skills.

Recommended for:
Students who have a bachelor’s degree and are willing to pursue the full 34 credits required by the master’s program.

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