Sustainability, Postgraduate Certificate | Online (optional) | Harvard University | Cambridge, United States
24 months
Duration
7750 USD/year
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About

With more than 7 billion people on the planet, climate change dominating the headlines, and growing scarcity of natural resources, there is a strong need for individuals and organizations to design and implement effective sustainability and environmental management solutions. Through Sustainability certificate at Harvard University, gain an advantage in the workplace and deepen your knowledge.

Overview

The Sustainability program is offered by Harvard University.

Key learning outcomes:

  • Understand the benefits of conventional and renewable energy systems; issues surrounding new transportation technologies; energy intensity of food production; effects of supply chain management and international commerce in energy security, energy management in buildings; and mechanisms needed to evolve into sustainable energy operations.
  • Implement sustainability management at the nexus of a local business, local government, and community, as well as use management systems and performance frameworks.
  • Leverage your knowledge of focused subject areas—such as environmental economics, greenhouse emissions management, sustainable building design, sustainable supply chain management, environmental toxicology, or risk management—to achieve a specific objective.
Earning the certificate

To meet the requirements for the certificate, you must:

  • Complete five certificate courses for graduate credit.
  • Earn at least a B grade in each course.
  • Complete the courses within three years.

Programme Structure

CERTIFICATE COURSES

The professional graduate certificate in Sustainability requires five courses:

  • Environmental Management (ENVR E-101)
  • Certificate core courses (choose at least 2 courses; may select up to 4 courses)
  • Certificate electives (may select up to 2 courses; however, electives are not required for this certificate)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

No application is required. You simply register for graduate courses during our fall, spring, or summer registration periods.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    7750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    7750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Cambridge

1814 - 3756 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Financing

Interested in financing your studies? Find a student loan that works for you.

Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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