Minor in Sustainability Engineering

For engineering majors only.

Students must be admitted to the minor.

The program director must approve the declaration of this minor.

Students must earn a GPA of 2.0 or better in all required courses.

Courses (excluding prerequisites) used to fulfill requirements for the major cannot be used as courses satisfying requirements for a minor.

The courses may be used to fulfill Gen-Ed requirements.

Prerequisite Courses

Must be completed before declaring minor:




Required Courses (not including pre-requisites)

Core sustainability engineering

Required electives

  • Three 3-credit or 4-credit hour courses must be selected from at least two departments.
  • At least two of the elective courses must be at the advanced undergraduate level (i.e., 300 or 400).
  • Courses required within a student’s major other than elective courses CANNOT be used as courses satisfying requirements for the minor. 
  • All courses with approval of department and instructor.
  • Courses shown are the currently approved by departments
  • Departments may add or remove courses in the future
  • Students MUST double-check with each corresponding department when selecting courses. Students are responsible for prerequisites.

Application for Sustainability Engineering Minor