Global Certificate in Corporate Sustainability

Integrate sustainability into core business strategies.

  • School
    Owen Graduate School of Management
  • Duration
    10 weeks
  • Format
  • Enrollment
    January 2024
  • Tuition
    $3,000 USD

About the Program

The challenges and opportunities presented by globalization, climate change, societal expectations, and technological advancements demand a new breed of business leaders. Leaders who not only understand profit and loss but also the intricate balance between organizational growth and sustainable corporate practices. This program, centered around corporate sustainability, is designed to equip professionals with the knowledge, tools, and mindset to integrate sustainability into core business strategies, ensuring long-term resilience and success.

The online Global Certificate in Corporate Sustainability, offered in partnership with Vanderbilt University Owen Graduate School of Management and University of British Columbia Sauder School of Business is unique, in that it’s about practical application—not limited to theoretical knowledge. Both North American universities bring global perspectives and business insights that provide a comprehensive view of corporate sustainability. This synergy results in a globally relevant curriculum that is deeply connected to real-world business challenges and opportunities.

Facts & Stats

  • #25 Best Business Schools 2023 list
    (U.S. News & World Report)
  • #2 Best Professors list 2023
    (Princeton Review)

Key Takeaways

In today’s fast-evolving business landscape, sustainability is a critical component of your company’s overall strategy. By participating in this online certificate program, you will be empowered to:

  • Define sustainability at your workplace.
  • Uncover why businesses embrace sustainability and how they initiate change.
  • Navigate external societal pressures and craft responsive strategies.
  • Evaluate corporate eco-actions, climate strategies, and unique sustainability paths.

Who Should Enroll?

Vanderbilt University’s Global Certificate in Corporate Sustainability program is tailored for executives, managers, and decision-makers looking to integrate sustainability into their business strategies and practices.