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    Jan 20, 2022  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Global Sustainability Graduate Certificate

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The certificate program in Global Sustainability ensures understanding of the principles of sustainability and the interdependence of the environment, the economy, and social systems to become effective stewards of natural resources and the environment. The program seeks to advance students’ ability to understand and address real-world environmental problems; apply systems approach to manage social ecological systems; and develop critical thinking skills for affecting decisions involving environmental policy, resource management, biodiversity conservation and human health.



This certificate is offered both at USF Tampa and offered fully online.

Admission Requirements

Must meet University Graduate Admissions and English Proficiency requirements. 

Application Process

To learn about the application process, and to access the application, please review our application process.  Please submit:

  • to provide two letters of recommendation, one academic and one professional.


Credit Toward Graduate Degree

Up to 12 hours of certificate course credits may be applied to a graduate degree with departmental approval.


Time Limit / Average time to Completion

Three years




Contact Information:

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