Corporate, Environmental and Social Sustainability

If you are interested in the combination of sustainable business and environmental responsibility, this certificate program may be for you.

Overview

The Certificate in Corporate Environmental and Social Sustainability is offered jointly by the Beedie School of Business and Faculty of Environment and is only open to approved Business Major and Joint Major students, as well as Faculty of Environment students as an additional credential. You may complete either the certificate in Environmental and Social Sustainability or the Sustainable Business joint major program, but not both the certificate and the joint major program.

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How to apply

You may add this certificate program to your BBA, or BEnv; speak to a Beedie School of Business Advisor.

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Air Quality Specialist
  • Cartographer
  • Ecologist
  • Ecology Research Technician
  • Environment Researcher
  • Environmental Field Monitor/Auditor
  • Environmental Health and Safety Inspector
  • Environmental Planner/Analyst
  • Environmental Protection Officer
  • Environmental Specialist
  • Field Technician
  • Fisheries Conservationist
  • Food Safety Coordinator
  • Forester/Park Naturalist
  • Fundraiser for Environmental Organizations
  • Geographer
  • Government Advisor
  • Hazardous Waste Management Officer
  • Industrial Advisor
  • Interpretive Naturalist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Museum Technician
  • Natural Resources Specialist
  • Pesticide Evaluator
  • Pollutant Risk Assessor
  • Scientific Journalist
  • Soil Conservationist
  • Water Quality Inspector/Controller
  • Wildlife Manager

Not sure where to start? Career Services can help you explore your options and create possibilities.