Academic Programs

Certificate Program

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The Patel College of Global Sustainability strives to offer a dynamic curriculum, top-notch internship experiences, and overall superior education for our students.

Our graduate certificates offer students an abbreviated path to a specialization in sustainability. Graduate certificates can be earned in only 12 credit hours (four courses) and are perfect for professionals looking to enhance their skills and expertise, boost career advancement potential, and facilitate the advancement of new skills.

Certificates also function as a gateway into the Patel College M.A. program as all credits can transfer directly into the degree program.

The Patel College currently offers 8 graduate certificate programs, four of which are offered fully online and on-campus. Click on the graduate certificate programs below to learn more.


Cost To Attend:

Certificate Cost to Attend To see a more detailed breakdown of tuition and fees per credit hour, visit USF Tuition and Fees


For more information about Graduate Certificate process and requirements, please visit the link here.
If you have any general questions relating to PCGS graduate certificate programs, please contact

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