Sustainability-Related Graduate Offerings

Here you can find a complete list of graduate programs that GW offers related to sustainability. 

Columbian College of Arts and Sciences

M.S. in Chemistry
M.S. in Economics
M.A. in Geography
M.A. in Hominid Paleobiology
M.F.A. in Interior Design
M.A. in Environmental Resource Policy 
Ph.D. in Economics
Ph.D. in Geography
Ph.D. in Hominid Paleobiology
Ph.D. in Chemistry
Ph.D. in Systematics and Evolution

Elliott School of International Affairs

M.A. in International Development Studies (Sustainable Development Focus)

School of Business

Certificate Program in Responsible Management
M.T.A in Sustainable Tourism Destination Management 
M.B.A. in Environmental Policy and Management
M.B.A. with emphasis in Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility
Ph.D. in Business Administration with a specialty in: Strategic Management and Public Policy or Tourism and Hospitality Management

School of Law

J.D. in Environmental Law
L.L.M. in Environmental Law

College of Professional Studies

Certificate in Urban Sustainability
Certificate in Sustainable Landscapes
M.P.S. in Sustainable Urban Planning

School of Public Health and Health Services 

M.P.H. in Global Environmental Health
M.P.H. in Environmental Health Science and Policy
Dr. P.H. in Environmental and Occupational Health

School of Engineering and Applied Science

Graduate Certificate in Energy Engineering and Management
Graduate Certificate in Environmental Engineering
Graduate Certificate in Geo-environmental Engineering
M.S. in Environmental and Engineering Management
M.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering
Ph.D. in Environmental and Engineering Management
Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering


For more information about sustainability courses & programs,check out our Frequently Asked Questions page or stop by our office for advising hours. In case you can't make any of our office hours, please contact Dr. Svoboda at , and we will be happy to schedule some time to meet with you.  

Walk-in Advising for Fall 2015

Ariel Kagan
Sustainability Student Coordinator
Office Hours for Fall 2015: 
Mondays 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesdays 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
(Note: All forms must be signed by Dr. Svoboda)
Or by Appointment. 

Old Main, 1922 F St, NW, Room 411C,
Washington D.C. 20006.


Dr. Michael Svoboda 
Sustainability Minor Director 
Office Hours for Fall 2015: 

Wednesdays 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

Old Main, 1922 F St, NW, Room 411B,
Washington D.C. 20006.


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