May 24, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

Water Sustainability Graduate Certificate

Department: Dean’s Office

Skilled sustainability professionals are needed in order to create effective solutions to the complex global water challenges. The Graduate Certificate in Water Sustainability will equip students with the theory, practice and skills to guide communities and the different sectors in issues of water management. It will enable students to understand the complex regional and global water-related challenges and to develop innovative and sustainable solutions. This Certificate strives to meet the defend of graduates and professions who would like to gain the necessary knowledge and skills to enhance their career opportunities in a reasonable time. The Certificate is also attractive for many students who would like to use this as a path towards their M.A. program in global sustainability.

This Certificate is based on a multidisciplinary approach to sustainable water management. It will present water management issues from a technological, economics and policy perspective. The Certificate will provide students with general knowledge on sustainability and deeper understanding of water management in a sustainable manner. It is open to students from multiple disciplines (Engineering, natural sciences and social sciences) and will build knowledge and skills for holistic and integrated approached to water management in the face of complex global challenges.

Graduate Certificate Admissions and Process

Students must apply and be admitted into the Graduate Certificate to be eligible to receive a Graduate Certificate. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Graduate Certificate Director prior to applying. 

Applicants must meet the following admission requirements:

  1. University Admission Requirements, including English Proficiency    
  2. Graduate Certificate Admission Requirements    

Graduate Certificate Time Limit

Five (5) Years.

Graduate Certificate Completion

For procedures to confirm completion of the Graduate Certificate, please refer to the website.