Sustainable Water Development

This is the first version of the 2024–25 General Catalog. Please check back regularly for changes. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

Graduate certificate: sustainable water development


The Certificate in Sustainable Water Development trains science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) graduate students to address future challenges of water scarcity and variability while also meeting the food and energy demands of Earth's growing population. The certificate leverages a unique learning environment focused on water sustainability that extends beyond any one discipline, department, or college.

Faculty and students analyzing air samples in the lab.

The Certificate in Sustainable Water Development is administered by the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.