20 credits are required to complete this specialization.
Please consult with your Program Advisor to determine a course plan that incorporates this specialization.
Group 1: Foundational (8 credits required)
Building Sustainable Businesses (2 credits) (Students are encouraged, but not required, to take this course during the 2nd semester of their 1st year)
|BUS 264f||Business and the Environment (2 credits)|
|FIN 235a||Investing in Energy (4 credits)|
Group 2: 10 credits required
|BUS 231a||Entrepreneurial Finance & Business Plans (4 credits)|
|BUS 239f||Sustainable Real Estate: Profiting from Green Building (2 credits)|
|BUS 261a||Managing Technology & Innovation (4 credits)|
|BUS 265f||Business Strategy in Emerging Markets (2 credits)|
|BUS 266f||Business Relationships w/Gov'ts & NGOs (2 credits)|
|BUS 276a||Business Dynamics: Managing in a Complex World (4 credits)|
|BUS 278f||Corporate Governance (2 credits)|
|BUS 291g||Energy Markets and Policies (1 credit)|
|ECON 270a||Economic Development Strategies (4 credits)|
Group 3: Internship or Field Project (2 credits required)
Students are to pursue at least one field project or internship that will provide hands-on exposure to the field.
|BUS 295f||Field Project: Sustainable Business
This class is designed for students in this specialization but students can, also or instead, pursue a sustainability field project in a different course upon discussion with the instructors, such as:
|BUS 286a||Application of System Dynamics (4 credits)*|
|BUS 295a||Field Project: Consulting (4 credits)*|
|BUS 295a||Field Project: Real Estate (4 credits)*|
|BUS 297a||Internship (2 credits for 1st internship, 1 credit each thereafter)*|
* Sustainability field projects outside of the course BUS 295f (Field Project: Sustainable Business) and internships must be approved by the Head of the Sustainability Specialization.