Our University offers an online Graduate Certificate in Environmental Sustainability for adult learners interested in seeking advanced development in the areas of ecological stewardships and sustainable practices.
Students learn the fundamentals of sustainability and how to effectively implement multiple “green” initiatives in private and public sectors. Through the research and analysis of the key political, regulatory, and economic forces, students address complex interactions between societies and their impact on the environment.
Students learn the critical role that sustainability plays in addressing renewable energy and the management of water resources and water quality. Students learn emerging technologies and practices so that they may develop implemental solutions for solving local, regional, national, and worldwide sustainability problems.
At American Public University, classes are taught online by practitioner faculty members. Many are environmental experts who share a passion to effectively manage and safeguard global natural resources. Students interact with many instructors holding leadership positions at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Environmental Protection Agency, Bureau of Land Management, the Nature Conservancy, and other prominent government and non-government organizations.