MS in Sustainability Management

The MSSM is the only interdisciplinary business-based degree of its kind in the country, and is offered by one of the greenest universities in the U.S. Students may choose to specialize in Business, Science, or Policy, and can complete the program on a full or part-time basis.


Organization Name: 
American University's Kogod School of Business
Discipline: 
Sustainability
Degree : 
Master's Degree
Location: 
Washington, DC

The Master of Science in Sustainability Management(MSSM) is the only interdisciplinary business-based degree of its kind in the country offering an advanced degree program with a focus on sustainability.

Students can choose to specialize in business, science, or policy. The innovative program is designed to produce the first generation of sustainability professionals capable of developing and implementing comprehensive solutions to environmental, societal, and other cross-cutting problems.

The program features classroom-based and experiential learning opportunities in Washington, D.C., and abroad.

Courses are taught by faculty experts and practitioners from American University’s Kogod School of Business, College of Arts and Sciences, School of International Service, and School of Public Affairs.

Students also benefit from American University’s sustainability-ranked campus in the nation’s capital and convenient access to the United States Congress, federal agencies and courts, international organizations, and nonprofit entities.