Sustainability Studies Minor Program

Rachel Carson College is the home of a Minor in Sustainability Studies, designed for students who want to work in the sustainability field, pursue green entrepreneurships and startups, and become agents of the change needed to protect the environment in an equitable and effective way. The Sustainability Studies minor offers a model for new college-based undergraduate curricula and pedagogies and emphasizes the central academic role of UCSC’s college system on the campus. The minor is highly interdisciplinary, and open to all UCSC students.
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Why should you pursue the minor? See this page.

To learn more about courses, please see this page.

How can you declare the minor? See this page.

To talk to the Sustainability Minor Adviser, please see this page.

Double Counting between Minor and Major classes here. 

Information for transfer students can be found here.

Learn more about careers in sustainability here.