Sustainability Public Policy Concentration

The concentration in sustainability public policy is for students interested in learning about policy and how political systems work. Students are introduced to political processes, institutions and systems to equip them to understand how to impact environmental change. Students in the sustainability public policy concentration of the sustainability studies major are encouraged to think independently, to engage opposing points of view and to develop an abiding concern for public life in the interest of social justice.

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Job options for graduates of the sustainability public policy concentration:

Urban developer
Lobbyist
Researcher
Legislative Policy Analyst

Executive agency employee (state or federal level)
Environmental non-profit organization employee
Lawyer

The sustainability public policy concentration is part of the interdisciplinary sustainability studies major and is offered through the Politics and International Relations department.

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