Sustainability Studies - H084



  • Overview

    The Sustainability Studies degree option prepares students to pursue careers in sustainable living, in fields such as health and safety, energy and climate change, environmental research and engineering, public policy and law, resource conservation, corporate social responsibility, urban planning, advocacy and political science. The program providesa cross-disciplinary approach to learning that enables students to integrate skills and knowledge from multiple sources and experiences, and apply their understanding to personal, professional, and civic life. Transfer opportunities may exist with regional colleges and universities.

    Upon completion of this program the student will be able to:

    • Understand and experience asense of community.
    • Develop an awareness of the necessity for humans to live in tune with the environment.
    • Become familiar with the basic scientific concepts and principles in relation to ecological thinking.
    • Critically examine environmental issues and formulate a position based on science.


    • Degree
    • Online

Holyoke Community College
303 Homestead Ave. Holyoke, MA 01040