A sustainability degree that teaches you 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.
Program job titles
Associate Engineer - Energy Efficiency; Clean Power and Industrial Efficiency Project Engineer; Energy and Sustainability Engineer; Health Care Information Analyst; Solutions Engineer; Sustainability Analyst; US Power Analyst
Select program hiring partners
University of Rochester Medical Center; Sessler Environmental Services; NYSERDA - New York State Energy Research and Development Authority; Mueller Water Products; Moog Inc.; Citibank; Blue Raster LLC; American Chemistry Council
Outcome Rates for Sustainable Systems MS
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