What you can learn.
- Identify personal strengths and interests in exploring careers in sustainability
- Initiate and participate professional networking opportunities
- Develop skills needed to establish your own consultancy
- Create specific action plan for your future career in sustainability
About this course:
Are you ready to launch your own sustainability consulting practice or take your existing practice to the next level? Do you dream about starting a social venture and developing the business plan? Do you want to go to graduate school, secure an internship or find out if consulting is really for you? Is your goal to successfully change careers and transition into a new position in a company or other organization with a focus on sustainability? This capstone is designed to help you take the work you have done so far in the Sustainability Certificate program to the next level and launch the next chapter of your professional life. In this unique hands-on course, you work closely with the instructor in a small class (capped at a maximum of eight students) and actively create the blueprint and foundation for your life and career post certificate. This course is designed for self-starters.
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Sustainability Capstone.
Fall 2018 Schedule
These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.
No meeting October 18; November 1 & 22. Three one-on-ones with instructor to be arranged.
Elective in Sustainability Certificate.
Visitors not permitted. Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline October 4. No refund after October 11. Internet access required. Materials required.