Concentration in Urban Sustainability

Advisers for Concentration in Urban Sustainability

Office Hours
Rebecca Boger Associate Professor 718.951.5000 x2159 4151 Ingersoll Hall rboger @ Contact the department for hours and appointments


The requirements for early childhood education teacher (birth-grade 2) are described under the Department of Early Childhood and Art Education in the Undergraduate Bulletin. The requirements for childhood education teacher (grades 1-6) programs are described under the Department of Childhood, Bilingual and Special Education in the Undergraduate Bulletin. Students who major in either of these programs and who elect a concentration in urban sustainability must complete at least 30 credits in the Urban Sustainability Program with a grade of C or higher in each course. Students must meet with a program adviser to declare their intention to complete this sequence.

Concentration requirements:
Urban Sustainability 1001, 2001; Earth and Environmental Sciences 1201; Economics 2200; Philosophy 3309; Sociology 1101

One statistics course chosen from: Economics 3400/Business Management 3400 or Earth and Environmental Sciences 2600 or Sociology 2112

Nine credits chosen from the following: BIOL 3083; Business Management 3180 or Economics 3254; Earth and Environmental Sciences 2500, 3600, 4310; ECON 3232; Sociology 2201, 2701, 3202; SUST 2301

Other advanced electives and special topics courses relevant to environmental studies may be substituted with the permission of the program director. The list of courses available each semester may be obtained from the program office.

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