6 Courses Required

California has been a leader in the development of strategies for recycling and the management of waste. This six-course certificate program is designed for a wide variety of individuals seeking to know the state-of-the-art in recycling and waste management, including industrial managers and engineers, government staff, disposal firm employees, community representatives, public sector employees, and public policy analysts. The program addresses environmental, technological, political, legal, and economic aspects of recycling and waste management policies. Basic themes of the six courses are fundamental principles; recycling; technology; law and regulations; case studies; and an independent research project as the capstone. To learn more, click here.

Department of Engineering & Technology
(310) 825-4100

Estimated Cost
Application & Candidacy Fee: $150.00*
Estimated Program Tuition: $5,700.00
Estimated Program Textbook/Materials: $1,150.00
Estimated Total Cost: $7,000.00

*This program is open admission. The Application & Candidacy fee establishes your candidacy in the certificate for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and allows you to access a variety of program benefits.

Internship Available: No

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Certificate in Recycling and Solid Waste Management


Minimum Required

Students must complete one course numbered X 400 - 499 in Construction Management or Sustainability.