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Global Sustainability

The Global Sustainability Pathway allows students to engage in a real-world experience in high-demand environments. The Global Sustainability Pathway utilizes project-based learning and case study methods to introduce sustainability efforts utilized in a variety of industries. Students will learn about the economics and policy implications of sustainability, with an emphasis on its impact on communities and organizations/companies. Students spend three periods each day for two semesters at the MNCAPS location, engaging in real-world experiences in the sustainability industry. This pathway requires students to apply these concepts to designing, implementing and reporting on a variety of industry-driven projects, solving research problems.

Course Credit (3 hours)

Sample Projects

  1. Research ways to reduce water use in organic produce handling and shipping.
  2. Design product packaging to reduce usage of materials.