Energy & Sustainability

Graduate Certificate in Energy & Sustainability Studies

Energy & Sustainability PictureThe graduate certificate in Energy & Sustainability Studies prepares graduates to assume positions of greater influence within their organizations and to become change agents in corporate and community sustainability practices. The curriculum focuses on developing a depth of knowledge and wide range of skills in the areas of leadership, business management, finance, marketing as well as energy and  resource management. Food, water, raw materials, non-renewable and renewable energy sources are studied in detail, along with conservation and exploitation issues. Students are exposed to worldwide energy markets and the need for reserve management, further exploitation and improved technology for all energy sources are examined. Corporate social responsibility and business as an agent for social change topics expand the dialogue on global sustainability

Take these five courses to earn a graduate certificate in this discipline:
GM510   Seminar in Leadership
GM561   Financial Management
GM550   The Future of Energy, Business and Society
GM575   Building a Sustainable Enterprise
GM630   Energy Economics


Franklin Pierce University
College of Graduate & Professional Studies