Beginning Your Harvard Extension Journey

Ready to take the next step?

Here's how to get started on your certificate or degree at Harvard Extension School.

Beginning a Sustainability Certificate

At a Glance
Open enrollment
No application required
3–5 courses
All online or on campus
<$14,200
Total estimated cost

Applications are not required for our graduate certificates. After you have decided which graduate certificate you want to pursue, simply:

1. Select your first course with the certificate course search.

2. Create or update your online account.

3. Register during one of our enrollment periods.

Learn more about pursuing a certificate and explore our graduate certificates.

Getting Started on a Sustainability Degree

Master’s Degrees at a Glance
Earn your way in
Excel in 2 degree courses to qualify for admission
12 courses
Online and on campus
<$34,080
Total estimated cost

For most of our degrees, your admissions journey starts in the classroom. Complete two degree courses with a B or higher to qualify for admission.

To begin your admissions path:

1. Review the admission and degree requirements.

2. Use the degree course search to find courses that apply toward the sustainability field.

3. Register for your first course.

Familiarize yourself with degree courses and requirements: 
Review sustainability degree requirements

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Ready to Get Started?

Registration with a late fee is open:

  • Through June 26 for the 7-week session and 3-week session I
  • Through July 17 for 3-week session II

Find courses by program interest: