• Course Delivery
    76% to 99% Online
  • Total Credits
    18
  • In-State Tuition Per Credit
    $275.17
  • Out of State Tuition Per Credit
    $957.58

Sustainable Technologies

Undergraduate Certificate

This undergraduate certificate is awarded by Purdue University at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). Courses leading to the certificate are offered entirely online.

In the United States, sustainability has gained importance in business, industry, government, government agencies, higher education, and in the general public's consciousness. As a result, the need to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and perspectives to make contributions to sustainability initiatives has never been greater.

The Sustainable Technologies Certificate benefits students who want to acquire knowledge in areas of renewable energies, green building, and sustainable design, and who may want to pursue a career in a sustainable technology.

As a student in the program, you complete 18 credit hours of undergraduate course work.

Courses

Core
  • OLS 20000Introduction to Sustainable Principles and Practices3 Credits
  • TECH 30100Renewable Energies Systems3 Credits
  • TECH 30200Introduction to Green Building Technologies3 Credits
  • TECH 30300Energy Efficiency and Auditing3 Credits
  • TECH 30400Green Building: Information Modeling3 Credits
  • TECH 40200Emerging Technologies3 Credits

Tuition & Fees

Cost for Indiana Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $275.17
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $825.51
Cost for Out of State Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $957.58
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $2872.74

What's it like to take a program online?

  • Earn a quality education

    With more than 115 online degree programs to choose from, Indiana University gives you the opportunity to receive a top-quality education when you want it, where you want it. The faculty who teach our online courses are the same exceptional faculty who teach those courses on our campuses. Whether you're looking for an undergraduate education or want to continue advancing your career with a graduate degree, IU Online’s degree program options have something for everyone.

  • Flexibility

    Online learning gives you the flexibility and freedom to attend your classes whenever and wherever is most convenient for you. You can save time and money by being able to continue to work and by avoiding relocation or travel costs. You will be required to complete assignments in a certain timeframe, but in most instances, you can log in and complete coursework during the time of day that works best for you. Classes aren't tied to a certain time or day.

  • Service you expect from a leading University

    Online learners at Indiana University have access to the same student services available to on-campus students. We're committed to providing you with the quality educational experience students have come to expect and desire from Indiana University, without needing to make sacrifices to the other commitments in your life.