Academics and Research in Sustainability

Academics and Research in Sustainability
Bard College strives to fully integrate environmental responsibility & sustainability into its academic programs and research endeavors. This incorporates everything from safe disposal practices in the lab, to an emphasis on academic programs that train the next generation of environmental leaders.

Academic Programs in Sustainability

  • Environmental & Urban Studies (EUS) Program 
    The Environmental and Urban Studies (EUS) program is designed to allow students to engage intellectually with people across disciplines, as well as to acquire practical skill sets and hands-on experience addressing urban and environmental challenges. Students taken several rigorous interdisciplinary and disciplinary core courses, complete an internship an a practicum, and attend the EUS colloquium. . . To learn more click here.

  • Bard Center for Environmental Policy
    The Center's innovative graduate programs are truly unique and interdisciplinary. Students come from various backgrounds to pursue a master of science degree in either environmental policy or climate science and policy. The emphasis on science-based policy enables students to progress from knowledge of the issues to the forumation of feasible, effective solutions. . . More here.

  • Bard MBA in Sustainability
    The Bard MBA in Sustainability prepares students for leadership positions in a variety of business environments–from innovative start-ups to major corporations–with in-depth knowledge of core business skills through the lens of sustainability. The curriculum provides a grounding in management essentials, with a continual focus on the integrated bottom line: economic success, environmental integrity, and social equity. To learn more click here

Research in Sustainability