The Patel College of Global Sustainability fosters sustainable urban communities and environments through collaborative research, education and community involvement. Its research generates innovations and new knowledge that will help cities around the world, including those in developing countries, reduce their ecological footprint while improving their form and function to make them healthier, more livable and resilient.

Our Master of Arts degree in Global Sustainability offers students a multidisciplinary study of the environment, social and economic dimensions of sustainability. Our interdisciplinary body of faculty and external experts, paired with the global internship program, provides students with a wealth of international perspectives and prepares them to address complex regional, national, and global challenges related to sustainability and the ability to innovate in diverse cultural, geographic, and demographic contexts.