Union Institute and University

Take your environmental career to the next level with this inherently multidisciplinary program that examines the natural environment, the human or built environment, and the ways in which the two are connected. This program explores a range of subjects including sociology, anthropology, psychology, political science, economics, planning, literature, art and many others. The Environmental Studies & Sustainability concentration encourages students toward experiential learning, integrating the classroom with the natural world and its surrounding communities.

Recent research in the Environmental Studies & Sustainability program has included Alternative Energy Resources: An Investigation into Inexhaustible Energy Sources, Animals in Captivity: The Evolution of Care and Behavior, Alternatives to Urban Sprawl, Green Design: Theory and Practice, and many more.