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Information Session: Graduate Programs in Sustainability Management


Oct 17, 2018 - 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.


Buell Hall, 515 W. 116 St., New York, NY 10027, Room East Gallery

The Earth Institute and Columbia University's School of Professional Studies co-sponsor four programs in sustainability:

  • the Master of Science in Sustainability Management, which emphasizes sustainability that prioritizes the protection of Earth’s systems and resources as well as the spread of social and economic opportunities for all people

  • the Certification in Sustainability Analytics, which provides the technical and quantitative skills to collect, disseminate, and analyze sustainability-related information

  • the Certification in Sustainable Water Management, which focuses on water issues at the nexus of natural science, social science, and public policy

  • the Certification in Sustainable Finance, which combines training in sustainability and financial management through the concepts of sustainability economics, investment, accounting, risk management, and communication

During this information session, Steven Cohen, Director of the Sustainability Management master’s program, will discuss these options. He will be joined by program administrators and admissions representatives.


Steven Cohen, Professor in the Practice of Public Affairs at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs, Director of the Master of Science in Sustainability Management Program, Director of the Master of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy Program, and Director of the Research Program on Sustainability Policy and Management at Columbia University’s Earth Institute