Developed with input from industry leaders, the online University of Wisconsin Sustainable Management bachelor’s and master’s programs provide both the business and environmental knowledge you need to become a sustainability-minded leader at any organization.
The bachelor and master of science in sustainable management are degree programs designed for working adults with real-world experience. You will learn a diverse set of skills in business, environmental science, resource management, and sustainable development that translate to any industry.
What You Get With a UW Sustainable Management Degree
Flexibility. The Sustainable Management programs are fully online, so you can earn your degree and still have time for family, work, and other commitments.
A University of Wisconsin education. Classes are taught by diverse and distinguished faculty from five University of Wisconsin campuses. You will earn a degree from one of the five respected UW institutions, and your diploma and transcript will be identical to those earned by students studying on campus.
Student success. Even though the classes are online, you are not alone. You have ready access to advisers and faculty by phone and email. And on-campus resources, such as career assistance and libraries, are available to you.
Sustainable Management graduates can work in nearly every industry–from government to automotive to insurance–and take on many different roles in an organization.
"According to executives from more than 3,300 organizations across a wide variety of industries, sustainability is becoming a more strategic and integral part of their businesses. In 2014, 43% said their companies sought to align sustainability with their overall business goals, mission, or values--up from 30% who said so in 2012."
— McKinsey & Company 2014 Global Survey