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 certificates, Environmental Sustainability and Sustainable Enterprise, and one graduate certificate, Sustainability and Well-being.
4 Courses. 12 Credits. 100% Online.
Coursework completed in the certificate applies toward the respective degree program should you choose to enroll as a degree-seeking student.
Undergraduate Certificate Programs
The undergraduate certificate programs are a partnership of UW Extended Campus and UW-Parkside, UW-River Falls, and UW-Superior.
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
The graduate-level Sustainability and Well-being Certificate is a joint offering of UW Sustainable Management and UW Health and Wellness Management. This certificate program is a partnership of UW Extended Campus and UW-Green Bay, UW-Oshkosh, UW-Parkside, UW-River Falls, UW-Stevens Point, UW-Stout, and UW-Superior.
Sustainability and Well-being Certificate
Society’s health and well-being depends on supportive environments in the areas where we live, work, and play. Acquire the skills and knowledge that empower you to advance our workplaces, communities, and beyond, towards a better future. You’ll learn how sustainability and well-being can create healthier, more equitable organizations and communities by exploring topics such as contemporary health and wellness, sustainable community design, organizational behavior, and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). View the course descriptions.
It is possible to complete a certificate in one year. However, based on other work and life commitments, you may decide to take longer.
Tuition is the same whether you live in Wisconsin or out of state. Students enrolling in certificate programs may be eligible for financial aid. Refer to your home campus for more information. Learn more about tuition.
Have questions about UW Sustainable Management online programs? Talk to an enrollment adviser.