Sustainability - Minor

College of Aeronautics and Engineering
Aeronautics and Technology Building
Kent Campus
330-672-2892
caest@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/caest


Description

The Sustainability minor gives students a basic knowledge of sustainability and allows them to address a specific area within sustainability. The minor consists of basic courses addressing the three main components of sustainability and an integrated series of upper-division courses related to applications of this basic principle.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

 
 

Minor Requirements

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Minor Requirements
TECH 27210INTRODUCTION TO SUSTAINABILITY 3
TECH 33092COOPERATIVE EDUCATION - PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (ELR) (WIC) 1-3
Choose from the following:6
LIFE ON PLANET EARTH (KBS)
CHEMISTRY IN OUR WORLD (KBS)
PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS (KSS)
INTRODUCTION TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP
INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHY (KSS)
GENERAL COLLEGE PHYSICS I (KBS)
and GENERAL COLLEGE PHYSICS LABORATORY I (KBS) (KLAB)
FRONTIERS IN ASTRONOMY (KBS)
PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY (DIVD) (KSS)
Choose from the following:9
ENVIRONMENTAL IMPERATIVES
ECONOMICS OF THE ENVIRONMENT
SUSTAINABILITY IN FASHION
CITIES AND URBANIZATION (DIVG)
CONSERVATION OF NATURAL RESOURCES
THE BUSINESS CASE FOR SUSTAINABILITY
SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND CONSERVATION
SUSTAINABLE ENERGY I
SUSTAINABLE ENERGY II
Minimum Total Credit Hours:19
 

Graduation Requirement

Minimum Minor GPA
2.000