Jan 31, 2023  
2022-2023 University of Wyoming Catalog 
2022-2023 University of Wyoming Catalog

Sustainability Minor

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The Sustainability minor is available to any undergraduate student at the University of Wyoming. The minor prioritizes systems thinking, civic engagement, and personal development rooted in sustainability for everyday challenges.

Program Overview

Students completing the sustainability minor will be expected to:

  1. demonstrate a theoretical and historical understanding of sustainability;
  2. develop a model of sustainability informed by personal values and integrated into student’s worldview;
  3. think holistically about consequences of actions and intellectually respond to perspectives of sustainability outside their own, as well as explore and evaluate the implications of sustainability values;
  4. develop and implement sustainability solutions in their community and have the ability to apply sustainability principles to a range of disciplines and professional settings.

To fulfill the requirements for the minor, students must earn 18 credit hours:

9 Credit Hours of Sustainability Core Courses:

9+ Credit Hours of Sustainability Electives Courses:

(choose three courses from any of the following categories)

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