University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

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Contact Information
Contact:David Holliday
Address:128 Pleasant Street SE
240 Appleby Hall
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Title:Assistant Director
Program Site
Program Type:Experiential
Discipline(s):Environment, Agriculture, Sustainability
Location:Minneapolis/St. Paul
Dates Offered:Fall Semester/Quarter
Number of Weeks:18
Credit Hours:16
Plan:A Only
Additional Program Information
About The Program: Environmental Sustainability: Ecology, Policy, and Social Transformation - Sustainability science and practice, climate change and climate justice, environmental justice issues in poor urban and rural communities, the urban agriculture revolution and re-greening cities, ecology and permaculture design. Program includes coursework, field excursions, and a 20-hour per week internship. It is based 100% off campus. Learn more at https://hecua.org/study-usa/environmental-sustainability/.

Program Requirements: 2.5 gpa, completed 2 semesters of college, no pre-requisites Interested students should contact the NSE coordinator at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities to learn about the application process.

Program Costs: Students are charged an $8800 program fee instead of Plan A tuition. Room and board is additional.

Access Types
  • Direct: student may apply and go directly to the study abroad site from the home campus if approved
  • Open: open to all eligible applicants who meet stated deadlines