Academic Programs

Building Sustainable Enterprise Certificate

Certificate Description:

The Sustainable Business graduate certificate will provide a foundation for designing sustainable organizations and businesses and related concepts pertaining to sustainability. Organizations and businesses from all sectors need to develop sustainable practices and models to minimize their environmental footprint and maximize their social responsibility to all stakeholders to meet the requirements of a sustainable, low carbon economy. The goal of this certificate is to provide participants with the knowledge, literacy, skills and tools they need to create more sustainable organizations.

REQUIRED COURSES (9 CREDIT HOURS):

  • IDS 6233 - Concepts and Principles of Sustainability  
  • IDS 6235 - Economics and Finance for Sustainability  
  • GEB 6457 - Ethics, Law and Sustainable Business Practices

ELECTIVE COURSES (3 CREDIT HOURS)
CHOOSE ONE :

  • EIN 6936 - Advanced Lean Six Sigma  
  • GEB 6527 - Lean Six Sigma  
  • MAR 6336 - Promotion Management 
  • SCM 6006 - Supply Chain Management 
  • GEB 6930 - Environmental Law and Issues  
  • IDS 6938 Six Sigma Principles for Sustainability 

Course Descriptions

For questions and academic advising, please contact Jamie Chmiel at jchmiel@usf.edu