Sustainability Courses

We offer a variety of courses across many programs, majors, and minors with sustainability learning outcomes. Check the course schedule for availability. Some courses may have pre-requisites.

Undergraduate Courses

SCIENCE COURSES
SUST 1000 Introduction to Sustainability Studies (3 hours)
SUST 4500 Sustainability in Action (3 hours) 
SUST 1100 Enhancing Campus Sustainability (3 hours)
SCIN 1520 Environment (3 hours)
SCIN 1521 Environment: Lab (1 hour)
SCIN 1100/01 Earth Science and the Environment w/ lab (4hours)
SCIN 4060 Methods in Science Teaching (3 hours)
SCIN 1010 Topics in Physical Science: When Rivers Run Wild (3 hours)
BIOL 3200, 3201 Ecology (4 hours)
BIOL 1200 Stream Ecology (4 hours)
BIOL 2200 Biological Basis of Animal Behavior (3 hours)
ISTL 2600 Natural Systems and Sustainable Ecologies (3 hours)

EDUCATION COURSES
EDUC 4250
Economics and Geography for Global Sustainability (4 hours)

COMMUNICATIONS & WRITING COURSES
JOUR 3750
Environmental Journalism and Communications (3 hours)
JOUR 2350 Outdoor/Nature Journalism (3 hours)
WRIT 2072 Writing for Change (3 hours)

HUMANITIES COURSES
HRTS 3400
Human Rights and the Environment (3 hours)
HRTS 3700 Human Rights and Business (3 hours)
RELG 2431 Religion and the Environment: Ecology & Spirituality (3 hours) 
RELG 2430 Environments and Religion: Buddhist Eco- Activism (3 hours)
RELG 2430 Environments and Religion: Buddhism and Ecology (3 hours) 
PHIL 2360 Environmental Ethics (3 hours)
SOCI 2575 Human Ecology (3 hours)
ANTH 3490 Environmental Anthropology

POLITICS & INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS COURSES
INTL 3500 Environmental and Energy Security (3 hours)
POLT 2500 Interdisciplinary Approaches to Politics: Sex, Drugs, and Garbage (3 hours) 

Graduate Courses

EDUCATION COURSES
EDUC 5001
Foundations of Global Citizenship (3 hours)
EFGS 5000 Foundations: Education for Global Sustainability (3 hours)
EFGS 5220 Teaching Sustainability Through Literature (3 hours)
EFGS 5240 Creating Sustainable Schools (3 hours)
EFGS 5250 Child as Naturalist (3 hours)
EFGS 5260 Topics in Sustainability (3 hours) [may be repeated with different topics]
EFGS 5410 In-Service (limit of up to 6 hours)
EFGS 5270 Exploring Regions (2-3 hours) (Environmental, Social Equity) 
EFGS 5430 Sustainability Leadership: Transitions and Change (3 hours)

  • ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT COURSES
  • ENMG 5000 Environmental Science (3 hours) 
    ENMG 5400 Principles of Sustainability (3 hours) 
    ENMG 5000 Environmental Science (3 hours) 
    ENMG 5100 Environmental Law (3 hours) 
    ENMG 5200 Environmental Regulations and Compliance Auditing (3 hours) 
    ENMG 5300 Environmental Accounting (3 hours) 
    ENMG 5400 Environmental Sustainability (3 hours)
    ENMG 5410 Environmental Ethics and Decision Making (3 hours)
    ENMG 5420 Natural Resource Management and Sustainability (3 hours)
    ENMG 5430 Energy Policy and Sustainability (3 hours)
    ENMG 6100 Management of Land and Water Resources (3 hours)
    ENMG 6110 Management of Air Quality (3 hours)
    ENMG 6120 Waste Management and Pollution Control (3 hours)
    ENMG 6200 Environmental Risk Management and Strategies (3 hours)