Expand your knowledge of sustainability and increase your value to employers
UW Sustainable Management online certificate programs are an excellent introduction to sustainable practices. We offer two undergraduate certificate programs, Environmental Sustainability and Sustainable Enterprise, and one graduate certificate program, Sustainability and Well-being.
4 Courses. 12 Credits. 100% Online.
Each 12-credit certificate consists of four courses. Coursework completed in the certificate applies toward the respective degree program should you choose to enroll as a degree-seeking student.
Undergraduate Certificate Programs
Environmental Sustainability Certificate
Coursework in this certificate focuses on the environmental science behind sustainability. Learn about the interrelationship between human behavior and the environment, energy systems and emerging technologies, and how to apply this knowledge in the workplace. View the course descriptions.
Sustainable Enterprise Certificate
Coursework in this certificate introduces business concepts necessary to strengthen an organization’s ability to implement sustainability initiatives. Learn about triple bottom line accounting, economics, human behavior in the organization, and how technology can support sustainability. View the course descriptions.
Graduate Certificate Program
UW Sustainable Management offers the online, graduate certificate, Sustainability and Well-being, a joint offering of UW Health and Wellness Management and UW Sustainable Management. For more information, email HWM@uwex.edu.
It is possible to complete a certificate in one year. However, based on other work and life commitments, you may decide to take longer.
For admission to the certificate program of your choice, simply complete the University of Wisconsin Online Admission Application as a “special student”—no application fee, transcripts, or prerequisites are required.
Tuition is the same whether you live in Wisconsin or out of state. Students enrolling in certificate programs are not eligible for financial aid. Learn more about tuition.
Have questions about UW Sustainable Management online programs? Talk to an enrollment adviser.