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Substainability

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Programs of Study

Two distinct majors in the Sustainability Program at Viterbo

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sustainability
  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Sustainability

See the specific major below for more details. Also, Viterbo offers an interdisciplinary minor in Sustainability.

Both majors will take the following common core of interdisciplinary courses:

  • Foundations of Sustainability
  • Sustainable Organizations
  • Systems Thinking and Change Management
  • Sustainability Policy, Planning and Governance
  • Sustainability Monitoring and Measurement
  • Environmental Science
  • Seminar on the Environment
  • Capstone Experience in Sustainability (internship or research experience)
  • American Environmental History

Environmental Sustainability majors (BS) will take the following additional courses:

  • Statistics
  • GIS applications in sustainability
  • American Government
  • Servant Leadership
  • General Biology II
  • Ecology and Evolution
  • Either Conservation Biology or Plant Biology
  • Select three classes from this list: environmental literature, environmental spirituality, environmental ethics, environmental economics, global nutrition, or American public policy
  • Four credits of chemistry, physics or earth science

Environmental Sustainability majors (BA) will take the following additional courses:

  • Statistics
  • GIS applications in sustainability
  • American Government
  • Servant Leadership
  • 14 credits of  language
  • Select three classes from this list:  Environmental literature, environmental spirituality, environmental ethics, environmental economics, global nutrition, or american public policy