The certificate is designed to meet the global stability needs of senior NCOs and mid-career officers in the Special Operations and Civil Affairs communities as well as the global stability needs of other Department of Defense, USAID, Peace Corps, and development professionals. The certificate courses focus on Global Environmental Sustainability and Agriculture.

Effective Spring 2017

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

Required: 3
Issues in Global Environmental Sustainability 1
Select 9 credits from the following: 9
Advanced Issues in Agriculture
Sustainable Agriculture
Urban Horticulture
Capacity Building for a Changing Workplace
Issues in Animal Agriculture
Bioenergy Technology
Bioenergy Policy, Economics, and Assessment
Managing for Ecosystem Sustainability
Animal Production Systems
Food Systems, Nutrition, and Food Security
Sociology of Food Systems and Agriculture
Program Total Credits:12

 Or a SoGES endorsed graduate course chosen in consultation with certificate advisor if GES 520 has been completed.

*This certificate may have courses in common with other graduate certificates. A student may earn more than one certificate, but a given course may be counted only in one certificate.