Human Dimensions of Environmental Change Graduate Certificate

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick Campus

Date Posted: April 25, 2016
Submitted by: Julian Dautremont-Smith
Sustainability Topic: Curriculum
Content Type: Academic Programs
Program Type: Graduate Certificate/Diploma


The Department of Human Ecology coordinates an interdisciplinary graduate certificate on human dimensions of environmental change. A collaboration among faculty from several graduate programs, the certificate program allows students to examine the political, cultural, economic, historical, and other human dimensions of environmental change while carrying out studies an existing graduate program. The program is designed to help graduate students access theoretical perspectives, skills, and/or other resources provided by various outstanding programs and departments at Rutgers while simultaneously creating spaces for interdisciplinary interaction.