Oregon State University

Oregon State University

Graduate Certificate in Water Conflict Management



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Water Conflict Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

The 18-credit online Water Conflict Management Graduate Certificate provides in-depth training to enhance your career in water governance and help you enact strategies across distinct and overlapping contexts, such as water governance, ecosystems, society and economics. Program graduates are able to address and facilitate hydro-diplomacy, conflict resolution, public participation, strategic planning, finance administration and public policy and law. This program is offered by the OSU Department of Geosciences (in the College of Science), and delivered online through OSU Ecampus. It also enjoys the strong support of the Institute for Water and Watersheds (IWW), the hub for water-related research at OSU; and UNESCO's PCCP (from Potential Conflict to Cooperation Potential) program.


Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: A need-based grant is available to deserving students who are admitted and enrolled in a part- or full-time program of study offered through OSU Extended Campus. Degree-seeking Extended Campus students may be eligible for federal and state financial aid.

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

Find Schools