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The Sustainability Studies program helps students connect with the University of Minnesota Twin Cities’ many opportunities to integrate sustainability into your education.

Undergraduate Majors

The University of Minnesota offers several undergraduate majors that address issues of sustainability and can stand freely or be paired with the sustainability studies minor.

Graduate Programs

The University of Minnesota’s colleges and professional schools provide a wide range of options for advanced degrees for students who desire to incorporate sustainability into their careers.  In addition, IonE’s Boreas Leadership Program offers co-curricular opportunities for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows to develop leadership skills they can use to prepare to work collaboratively across disciplines.

Sustainability Courses

Use the Undergraduate Course List to search for a sustainability-focused or -related course. This list includes 1000 to 5000 level courses offered in the past three years.

The Environmental Justice Course List includes 1000 to 5000 level courses categorized as introducing, being related to, or focusing on environmental justice.

Use the Graduate Course List to search for a sustainability-focused or related course.  The list includes 5000 to 8000 level courses offered in the past three years.

Contact sustainu@umn.edu if you know of a sustainability-focused course that is not listed.