Sustainable Business Practices, Minor

Combining course work and a summer field project, the minor in sustainable business practices seeks to provide students with a deeper understanding of sustainability issues and the tools to address these issues in a business environment. This interdisciplinary minor is open to business and nonbusiness students.

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified.

Note: No more than three courses may be taken from any one college.

Sustainability in Business

FINA 2720Sustainability in the Business Environment4

Field Research

ENTR 3336
and ENTR 3338
Resource Management and Renewable Energy in Iceland
and Field Research in Sustainable Energy in Iceland
Note: Additional research courses may be accepted with approval from the undergraduate dean’s office.


Complete two of the following:8
Environmental Engineering 1
Environmental Economics
Energy Economics
Environmental Science
Environmental Geology
Oceans and Coasts
Dynamic Earth
Sustainable Development
Alternative Energy Technologies Abroad
Environmental Ethics
Energy, Environment, and Society
Environmental Politics and Policy
Environment and Society

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor