Graduate Certificate in Environmental Policy and Management
School of Public Affairs
Classroom Type:Online and on campus classes
This certificate provides you with an understanding of how our natural environment is governed and affected by relationships between various entities, including legislatures, administrative agencies, courts, governments, nonprofits, the private sector and the public.
Students interested in obtaining a concentration in Environmental Policy and Management within the Master of Public Administration program must apply and enroll in the MPA program within the School of Public Affairs and adhere to all master's degree program requirements.
The Graduate Environmental Policy and Management Certificate requires 12 credit hours of coursework.
Students must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0, with a minimum grade of B- in each course.
Students must complete the two required courses below, for a total of 6 credit hours. All course descriptions can be found in the Graduate Academic Catalog.
PUAD 5631 - Seminar in Environmental Politics and Policy (3 credit hours)
PUAD 5632 - Seminar in Environmental Management (3 credit hours)
In addition to the required courses, students must complete two elective courses, for a total of 6 credit hours. Students may choose from the list below, or choose other elective courses that have been approved by the program director. All course descriptions can be found in the Graduate Academic Catalog.
COMM 5620 - Health Risk Communication (3 credit hours)