The Sustainability minor provides students with structured educational opportunities to develop a personal vision in regard to individual, community, national and global responsibility for stewardship of the Earth, its resources and inhabitants. Local and global issues in relation to the environment, economy and social equity will be addressed. Historical, current and future perspectives will emphasize the intricate connectedness between and among these areas. Students who minor in Sustainability will increase their eco-literacy and graduate better prepared to contribute as scientifically literate citizens to an environmentally healthy, economically sound and socially just society.
Expected Student Outcomes
By the time a student earns a minor in Sustainability, s/he should be able to: