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Education for Working Professionals

Our planet matters: Refresh your knowledge

At Stanford, Earth matters. We offer continuing education to keep people across multiple sectors – public, private, nonprofit – abreast of the latest ideas and strategies relevant to creating a sustainable future.  Stanford Earth faculty offer a variety of educational opportunities for working professionals who are leading strategies, teams, or technical projects involving energy, the environment, and natural resources. Educational offerings include online courses, in-person open enrollment and custom executive education, and Stanford certificate programs. Due to COVID-19, offerings are currently available only online.

Stanford Earth executive education

On-campus, open enrollment learning for working professionals offered by the School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences (Stanford Earth)

Custom executive education for organizations

The Change Leadership for Sustainability program in the School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences offers custom executive education for corporate, non-profit and consortia groups. Contact Lauren Nevile at neville@stanford.edu

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Leadership and Design Thinking for Corporate Sustainability Challenges

This 2.5 day course, offered by the School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences on Stanford's campus, is for organizational leaders who want to focus on promoting sustainability and resilience. September 28-30, 2020.

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Strategies for Sustainability

Learn more about our two-part program online and in-person at the Stanford campus that unpacks the core mindsets, knowledge and skills needed to promote sustainability and resilience in today’s complex environment. Due to COVID-19, this program is currently entirely online.

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