edX Professional Certificate in Environmental Management for Sustainability

edX Professional Certificate in Environmental Management for Sustainability

Do you want to “change the conversation” and guide society toward solutions for complex resilience and sustainability challenges that benefit present and future generations?

This Professional Certificate program is comprised of four knowledge-rich courses including: Strategic Communication for Sustainability Leaders, Storytelling with Data Using Socio-environmental Report Cards, The Science Advisory Toolbox for Environmental Management, and Innovative Environmental Management Models: Case Studies and Applications. Each course is self-paced and instructed by experts in the field.

This Professional Certificate program will guide anyone with an interest in environmental management to a) obtain literacy in environmental issues, b) use data of different spatial scales to drive decision-making, and c) effectively communicate environmental policy across a broad spectrum of constituencies.

We can no longer be content to just study environmental or natural resource-related problems. We need to learn how to use our data to inspire real change. We'll show you how, with a Professional Certificate in Environmental Management for Sustainability.


Key Personnel

Bill Dennison
Vice President for Science Application
Vanessa Vargas-Nguyen
Science Integrator
Crystal Nichols
Science Communication Intern
Morgan Ross
Assistant Science Communicator


  • Start: 2020-12-01
  • Finish: 2022-12-30
  • Duration: 2 years