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MS IN SUSTAINABILITY MANAGEMENT

This program is designed for those who wish to pursue a career in management that takes into account both the environment and the economy. Graduates transform how organizations do business by formulating and implementing sustainability strategies. The coursework combines the study of management with classes in state-of-the-art sustainability practice and science, with full-time and part-time options for those with current professional obligations.

Those with an undergraduate STEM degree may also be interested in the MS in Sustainability Science.

Watch the introductory video.

OUR IMPACT
BEST REASONS TO APPLY
  • Columbia's excellence in
    sustainability education

  • Classes taught by leading practitioners and researchers

  • Flexible curriculum, part-time option, and evening classes

  • Large alumni network of sustainability professionals

PROGRAM NEWS

Moving Forward is the Only Option

The crisis of environmental sustainability persists and moving forward to address that crisis is our only option.

Cyclone Amphan Reinforces Urgent Need for Climate Adaptation Planning

By building resilience into our infrastructure and communities, we can reduce the damages from natural disasters and recover from shocks more easily.

Organizational Management During a Pandemic

Each decision made by management is a step forward into a future that is less predictable than usual.

MS. in Sustainability Management Class of 2020

The Earth Institute and the School of Professional Studies at Columbia University are proud to celebrate this year’s graduates of the Sustainability Management program.  Congratulations to the Class of 2020!

The Necessity of New York City’s Parks

A functioning park system helps address a wide variety of sustainability and social problems.

VIRTUAL EVENTS

Online Individual Sustainability Career Counseling Sessions

Facilitated by career coach Cathy Gibbons (30-minute sessions)

Sustainability Management Student Association (SUMASA) Events

Town Hall

Jeopardy nights 

Trivia Nights

SUMA Talks

Upcoming Sustainability Management Net Impact Events

Online Business Strategy Workshops

Individual Workshops

Consulting Speakers Event

CONTACT US

If you would like to receive more information about the M.S. in Sustainability Management program, please contact Samantha Ostrowski, Interim Assistant Director, at sostrowski@ei.columbia.edu.

Campus Visits, Graduate School Fairs & Company Presentations

We are eager to host you on the Columbia University campus or to meet you at one of the graduate school fairs that we attend throughout the United States. For more information, please contact Mariví Perdomo Caba, Senior Program Manager, at mp3221@columbia.edu.

Program Contacts

Samantha Ostrowski

Interim Assistant Director

sostrowski@ei.columbia.edu

Mariví Perdomo Caba

Senior Program Manager

mp3221@columbia.edu

 

Office of Admissions
School of Professional Studies
203 Lewisohn Hall
212-854-9666
sustainability@sps.columbia.edu

IMPORTANT DATES

 

 

APPLICATION DEADLINES

Spring 2021: November 1, 2020

Fall 2021: May 15, 2021

If you would like to receive more information about the M.S. in Sustainability Management program, please submit your contact information below.

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