The Graduate Certificate in Applied Global Stability: Natural Resources is geared toward non-commissioned officers and company and field-grade officers in the Special Operations and Civil Affairs communities, as well as Department of Defense, USAID, Peace Corps, and other professionals working to address the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The certificate courses focus on global environmental sustainability and natural resources. The certificate may be completed online or on campus and requires the completion of 12 credits. The certificate program is administered by CSU's Office of Defense Engagement through the School of Global Environmental Sustainability.

Effective Fall 2020

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

Issues in Global Environmental Sustainability 1
Select 9 credits from the following:9
Applied Microeconomic Theory
Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
Leopold's Ethic for Wildlife and Land
Wildlife Habitat Management on Private Land
Wildlife Policy, Administration, and Law
Leadership and Public Communications
Natural Resources Policy and Biodiversity
Action for Sustainable Behavior
Sustainable Military Lands Management
Cultural Resource Management on Military Lands
Ecology of Military Lands
DoD Sustainable Building and Infrastructure
Natural Resource Inventory and Data Analysis
Analysis of Environmental Impact
Economics of Forests, Restoration and Fire
Program Total Credits:12

*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. 


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