Clean Energy and Sustainability Certificate (Graduate)

As part of a state initiative funded by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts through the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center, a Business and Professional Education for the Clean Energy Economy (BPECEE) program was developed by a joint effort between the School for the Environment and the Center for Sustainable Enterprise and Regional Competitiveness (SERC) at the College of Management.

The Clean Energy and Sustainability (CES) Program now offers workforce training in clean energy and sustainability at both undergraduate and graduate levels, including courses on climate change, clean energy technologies, and environmental management.

The CES graduate certificate comprises 4 courses, including an internship/practicum component.

For more information contact the CES graduate certificate director, Dr. Vesela Veleva.


Required Courses:

MGT 688: Business and Climate Change
MGT 698/669/ENVSCI 698: Internship/Practicum  (OR: Independent Study, if no suitable internship available)

Elective Courses (select two):

ENVSCI 670 Environmental Economics 
OR ENVSCI 675 Economics of Renewables: Marine & Energy Resource

ENVSCI 674/MGT674 Climate and Energy: Law, Policy, and Management

MBA AF 697 Environmental Accounting and Finance

MGT 671 Environmental Management and Organizational Sustainability
OR MBAMGT 678 Environmental Mgt. Implementation and Operations

MBAMGT 697   Clean-Tech Entrepreneurship

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