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The Sustainability Studies degree option prepares students to pursue careers in sustainable living, in fields such as: health and safety, energy and climate change, environmental research and engineering, public policy and law, resource conservation, corporate social responsibility, urban planning, advocacy, and political science. The program provides a cross-disciplinary approach to learning that enables students to integrate skills and knowledge from multiple sources and experiences, and apply their understanding to personal, professional, and civic life. Transfer opportunities may exist with regional colleges and universities.
Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Understand and experience a sense of community.
- Develop an awareness of the necessity for humans to live in tune with the environment.
- Become familiar with the basic scientific concepts and principles in relation to ecological thinking.
- Critically examine environmental issues and formulate a position based on science.