Conservation | Geography, Environment, and Sustainability

Post-Baccalaureate Certificates


The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Conservation provides foundational and advanced knowledge and skills necessary for transitioning to conservation-related careers in governmental and non-government organizations and the private sector. The curriculum includes the student’s choice of a selection of conservation-focused classes from the Department of Geography, Environment, and Sustainability (GES) and the Department of Biology.

For information regarding deadlines and requirements for admission, please see the Guide to Graduate Admissions. Applicants need a baccalaureate degree in any field. 21 credit hours are required to earn this certificate, with 3 required core courses in GES, 2 options courses in GES, and 2 options courses in Biology. Refer to the catalog for requirements and course options.