Certificate in Sustainable Business | UVA McIntire School of Commerce
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Certificate in Sustainable Business

Earn a Certificate in Sustainable Business at the McIntire Business Institute and learn business through the lens of social, environmental, and fiscal responsibility.

Who It's For

Undergraduates, graduate students, or professionals who are working toward or have a degree in liberal arts or science or a business-related major.




During the course of 13 weeks, students will build knowledge in the following key curriculum areas:

  • Energy and climate change
  • Water, oceans, and biodiversity
  • Forests, land, and food
  • The business case
  • Strategic sustainability and marketing sustainability
  • Finance and sustainability
  • Managing sustainability
  • Sustainable design
  • Life cycle assessment
  • Sustainable structures
  • Building sustainable communities

For More Information:

Email mbi@comm.virginia.edu​​​ or call 434-924-0719.

“Humanity is facing unprecedented challenges with respect to resource availability and resource demand. We must conduct business differently if we are to ensure the well-being of future generations."

Mark White