Sustainability, Certificate | MacEwan University | Edmonton, Canada
6 days
1752 CAD/full
1752 CAD/full
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The Certificate of Achievement in Sustainability Studies at MacEwan University - School of Continuing Education consists of 2 core courses in addition to 2 electives with a sustainability-focus.


Sustainability theories and practice are increasingly important in our ever-changing world. Theories and practices can be applied to not only the environment, but also to the economy and social systems. This certificate is truly interdisciplinary in nature with applications in business, government, education and more.


The Sustainability Certificate of Achievement at MacEwan University - School of Continuing Education will help you:

  • Engage in sustainable thinking, analyze sustainability issues and develop sustainable ideas that are increasingly becoming the norm
  • Consider complex social, environmental and cultural challenges when approaching problems and solutions
  • Balance and build onto your education and experience
  • Differentiate yourself in the job market

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainability Studies
  • Sustainability Challenges
  • Indigenous Peoples in Canada
  • Ecological Perspectives in Anthropology
  • Humans, Climate and Culture
  • Sustainability Communication
  • Humans and Their Environment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 days

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

start dates vary for each course in the certificate




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Starting from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at MacEwan University and/or in Canada, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • There are no admission requirements for this program but we do need you to apply by answering a few simple questions. This information will help us support you in your sustainability journey and ensure you are awarded with the certificate at the completion of the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1752 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1752 CAD for the full programme during 6 days.
  • National

    1752 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1752 CAD for the full programme during 6 days.

The cost of completing all 12 credits in the certificate range from $1752-$2352.

Living costs for Edmonton

1201 - 1992 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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