Social Innovation Certificate

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Become a leader of tomorrow while making a positive and sustainable impact on our community today!

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For more information or to sign up for the Eller Social Innovation certificate, please visit the following Undergraduate Programs page:

ESI CertificatE INFO

Are you interested in using the skills you’re learning in Eller classes to make your community a better place to live and work? Do you have a passion for affecting positive social impact in the world around you? If so, consider pursuing the undergraduate Eller Social Innovation (ESI) Certificate. 

The ESI Certificate provides students with the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skill sets in real-world environments. Through experiential learning with nonprofit organizations and local small businesses, students engage with the local community, connect theory to practice, and enhance their employability.

The ESI is a 9-unit program. Any of the courses below may be applied toward the certificate. Click the course number/title for more course details.


Three courses (nine units total) must be completed from the following five courses:

Note: Special course fee required. Students will be assessed a $20 per unit fee when registering for these courses during any summer session. 


Thank you for your interest in the Eller Social Innovation Certificate. Apply now: