Designed to help students from any academic background gain a comprehensive understanding of the many facets of sustainability. In as little as one year, you’ll learn to apply sustainability science principles to any field to help solve the world’s grand challenges—including pollution, food scarcity, public health crises, and more.
Through a flexible and interdisciplinary curriculum, students begin their degree with core courses in industrial ecology, risk assessment, the economics of sustainability, and more. Several electives from across the university will allow students to further tailor their degree to their talents and career goals, from sustainable craft brewing and distilling to corporate social responsibility.
Program facilities equipment
The Golisano Institute for Sustainability is dedicated to groundbreaking sustainability research and its business applications. Our research facilities are second to none, including Sustainability Institute Hall, a 75,000-sq.-foot, LEED Platinum certified research building and multiple state-of-the-art research centers.
Select program hiring partners
AVL Shanghai, Energy Aspects, Environmental Resources Management, Eversource Energy, GEA Consulting Engineers, Health Now, NC Clean Energy Technology Center, Owens-Illinois, Inc., RIT NYS Pollution Prevention Institute, Sunny Clean Water, VaCom Technologies
|Outcome||% of Students|
|Full-time Graduate Study||17.00%|