Policy Concentration and Sustainability Management Concentration

Sustainability students pursuing a BA can focus their studies on either Policy or Sustainability Management.

Policy Concentration

Students in the Policy concentration undertake a rigorous curriculum intended to prepare them for work in environmental advocacy, planning, environmental law, government, sustainable development, and related fields. The core of the concentration curates skills and knowledge in a variety of essential disciplines: Planning, including tools and strategies for environmental stewardship; Natural resource management and the legal, political, and economic factors that shape land use, and; Global sustainability, which encompasses issues of international law and global social justice. Internships are available with state and local government, local Green Teams, nonprofits and advocacy groups.

Sustainability Management Concentration

This concentration is meant for students interested in growing the green economy. Sustainability Management students gain the experience and knowledge to develop an economic framework that blends environmental and social justice into sustainable business practices. The coursework includes training in management, green finance and accounting, sustainable supply chain management, sustainable marketing, and green entrepreneurship. Students complete internships with major companies like Shoprite and PSEG as well as medium and small businesses.

Check out these videos produced by students in the Sustainable Marketing class!

First Place - Team 9 "Hello Movie"

Second Place - Team 8 "Litter and Order"

Third Place - Team 4 "Water Bottle Video"