Sustainability training at Harvard in five graduate courses
Lead a sustainable revolution at your organization. Through the five-course sustainability certificate, you’ll acquire foundational knowledge in environmental management and build skills to implement best practices in sustainability management.
Sustainability courses—online and on-campus options
Take five courses in sustainability management from the following list for graduate credit.
Knowledge-set courses (choose 2)
Skill-set courses (choose 3)
Choose the course you’d like to take first and register for graduate credit. No application is required. Most students take one or two courses a term. Download a certificate course tracker form to keep a record of completed courses.
To earn the certificate:
- Take all five courses for graduate credit.
- Earn at least a B in all five courses.
- Complete all courses within three years.
Contact us with questions
We are happy to answer general questions about the certificate. E-mail us at email@example.com.
Considering a master’s degree?
If you are interested in the Sustainability and Environmental Management Graduate Program, please note that courses taken for the sustainability certificate cannot count toward both a certificate and degree.
Requesting your certificate
During the semester that you are completing your final course, complete a certificate request form and send it to Wayne Ishikawa, (617) 495-2478, firstname.lastname@example.org. He will review your course record and grades to determine eligibility.
After you complete your final course, you will receive your certificate in the mail, and the credential will be noted on your transcript. Certificate requests forms must be received no later than two weeks of the award of the final grade.