Graduate Certificate
in Military Land Sustainability


Graduate Certificate
in Military Land Sustainability

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Program Overview

The Graduate Certificate in Military Land Sustainability is a unique web-based graduate program (non-thesis) that provides students with an understanding of the interrelationships among ecology, economics, policy and culture, as factors that influence natural resource conservation and management on military lands. Learn More »


Dr. Roel R. Lopez (TAMU)
Phone: (210) 277-0292 x202


  • 100% On-line/web-based for maximum flexibility; can complement a non-thesis professional degree or can be obtained alone
  • Flexible and relevant job training in natural resource management and military sustainability
  • A one-week short-course gives practical "hands-on" field experience
  • Opportunity to integrate research topic on military installation or adjacent lands

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Certificate in Military Sustainability

The program is comprised of coursework in three integrated, multidisciplinary thematic areas of emphasis: land management, policy analysis and development, and cultural competencies and conflict management. The certificate requires the completion of a minimum of 14 graduate credit hours, and serves to either complement existing professional graduate degrees offered in the Departments of Ecosystem Sciences and Management (TAMU) and Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences (TAMU) or can be obtained alone.

The certificate program employs full use of cyber-learning strategies to afford the greatest flexibility to prospective students, allowing them to pursue a graduate degree without having to be physically located on-campus. TAMU degrees that can accompany the certificate include: Master in Natural Resource Development, Master in Wildlife Science, and Master in Agriculture in Rangeland Ecology and Management.