Public and Environmental Affairs

Certificate Programs

Public and Environmental Affairs offers three certificate programs, available to majors and minors in the Environmental Policy & Planning, Public Administration, and Urban and Regional Studies, as well as to students in other majors.

Economic Sustainability and Business

The certificate in Environmental Sustainability and Business is designed to help create a citizenry aware of the need for economic, environmental, and social responsibility and an awareness of the importance of sustainable practices in business activities and community affairs.

Emergency Management
The certificate in Emergency Management will give professional in the field the knowledge and tools required to manage local emergencies, including natural events (such as floods and earthquakes) and environmental events (such as chemical spills).
Non-Profit Management
The certificate in Non-Profit Management (in cooperation with Arts Management and Adult Degree) will give students an understanding of management principles for non-profit organizations critical for the success of the organization.