Jul 19, 2024  
2024-2025 Graduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Graduate Catalog

Leadership for Coastal Resiliency Planning Graduate Certificate

Department: Dean’s Office

The Graduate Certificate in Leadership for Coastal Resiliency Planning prepares students who will be working in the areas of planning, development and policy, largely in the public and non-profit sector, in the areas on or near the coast.

Trains planners, policy makers and public/non-profit managers to address the growing challenges facing coastal communities  Course content covers land use and economic development planning, environmental policies, disaster preparation and recovery.

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    

Additional Admission Requirements

In addition, submit the following with the application:

  • Letter of Intent/Purpose
  • Resume or CV

Curriculum Requirements (15 Credit Hours)

Graduate Certificate Time Limit

Five (5) Years.

Graduate Certificate Completion

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