The College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Sciences (CAHNRS) is offering an undergraduate Certificate in Organic Agriculture. Working professionals, other non-degree-seeking students, as well as current students in other majors at WSU will be able to learn the fundamentals in a highly focused program through online and classroom venues. This is an interdisciplinary certificate that makes use of coursework from several departments in the college. The certificate can be obtained on the Pullman campus or online through WSU Distance Degree Programs. WSU is the first in the nation to offer an online certificate in Organic Agriculture. The online courses are available to students at WSU’s regional campuses, Distance Degree Programs, and Learning Centers, as well as to anyone, anywhere in the world with Internet access.
Holders of the Certificate in Organic Agriculture will be well prepared to work on or develop their own farm, and will be qualified for employment opportunities with non-profit organizations and government agencies involved in environmental and food safety, as well as private sector food processing, marketing, organic certification, and product development industries.