Sustainability Studies, Minor

Offered in: Chicago | Roosevelt Online

Students minoring in Sustainability Studies will explore the complex relations among sustainability, environmental justice, ecology, and social equity in the context of urban and suburban systems, through interdisciplinary and field-based learning that blends the natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities. 

Requirements

  • Minor requires a total of 18 credit hours
  • Students must achieve a 2.0 minimum GPA in the minor.
  • All grades must be C- or higher.
  • A minimum of three courses must be taken at RU.
  • A minimum of two 300-level courses are required.
Core
SUST 210SUSTAINABLE FUTURE3
Electives 15
Select five of the following:
WATER
FOOD
WASTE
THE SUSTAINABLE UNIVERSITY
ENERGY AND CLIMATE CHANGE
SPRAWL, TRANSPORT, PLANNING
BIODIVERSITY
POLICY, LAW, ETHICS
SERVICE AND SUSTAINABILITY
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SUSTAINABILITY
Total Credit Hours18