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105 Masters Programs in Sustainability

A master’s degree program often follows the completion of a bachelor’s degree. In the pursuit of a master’s, students take a deep dive into the chosen topic and become more specialized than before. This better understanding of the subject often allows the student to pursue more lucrative career paths. What is a Master in Sustainability? These master’s degree programs prepar… Read more

A master’s degree program often follows the completion of a bachelor’s degree. In the pursuit of a master’s, students take a deep dive into the chosen topic and become more specialized than before. This better understanding of the subject often allows the student to pursue more lucrative career paths.

What is a Master in Sustainability? These master’s degree programs prepare students to face climate change and create a more sustainable world. Students take courses in management, environmental studies, business operations, ecosystems, waste management, and economics, and politics. Furthermore, students learn about the interactions between each of these topics and study theories on how to build a more eco-conscious society. A full-time student can complete a program like this in as little as one year or as much as two years, depending on the university.

Graduates with a Master in Sustainability often have topnotch management skills that they can apply to nearly any career. Furthermore, students learn how to work with complex systems to accomplish a goal. Employers may also value the research skills that these students acquire.

Before signing up, prospective master’s degree students should consider the costs of each program. Variables such as the cost per credit, the student’s location, and the length of the program can affect the price of a Master in Sustainability.

Many graduates with a Master in Sustainability go on to become environmental specialists for private firms or government agencies. These specialists act as consultants who teach these organizations about the environmental effects of their projects. Businesses may hire graduates to ensure that they remain sustainable or to implement eco-friendly policies in their workplaces. Graduates can also go on to be managers of environment-focused nonprofits or researchers at higher education institutions.

Prospective students have plenty of options from which they can choose to study. Students can take classes online, at local universities, or in a foreign country. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Smart and resilient cities are vital in tackling the growing threat of climate imbalance, and fostering sustainability. This master track focuses on different analytical and p ... +

Smart and resilient cities are vital in tackling the growing threat of climate imbalance, and fostering sustainability. This master track focuses on different analytical and practical approaches to accommodate resilience and environmental sustainability in urban areas worldwide. Students have the opportunity to learn about the most recent trends and developments related to smart and resilient cities. Key topics include the impact of nature-based solutions, climate mitigation and adaptation, sustainable energy, water and transport approaches, and smart city innovations. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2022
01 Jul 2022
Campus
 
Edhec Business School (master programmes)
Nice, France

This new double degree is specifically designed to combine financial expertise with a sound understanding of the scientific and engineering challenges associated with the tran ... +

This new double degree is specifically designed to combine financial expertise with a sound understanding of the scientific and engineering challenges associated with the transition to a low-carbon economy. Energy transition will require the development of a wide range of new financial instruments and innovations. This massive change will have profound implications for markets, companies, intermediaries, and investors. Our program taught entirely in English, will prepare the next generation of financial professionals for this energy transition, giving them the right skill set to ensure that the financial industry can provide long-term support to environmental needs. -
MSc
Full-time
18 months
English
22 Jul 2022
30 Jun 2022
Campus
 
University of Glasgow
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Environmental Futures (MSc) provides multidisciplinary knowledge and expertise on the complex and challenging geophysical and environmental issues facing communities across th ... +

Environmental Futures (MSc) provides multidisciplinary knowledge and expertise on the complex and challenging geophysical and environmental issues facing communities across the globe. It focuses on the dynamism of the Earth’s surface, atmosphere and hydrosphere, and considers their influence on processes that sustain life at a wide range of spatial and temporal scales. -
MSc
Full-time
12 months
English
Sep 2022
25 Jul 2022
Campus
 

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University of Eastern Finland
Joensuu, Finland

The two-year Master’s Degree Program in Pedagogy and Teaching for Sustainability is a multidisciplinary program focusing on pedagogical approaches to promote sustainability th ... +

The two-year Master’s Degree Program in Pedagogy and Teaching for Sustainability is a multidisciplinary program focusing on pedagogical approaches to promote sustainability through education. The program is divided into orientation studies, methodological studies, subject studies, and other studies. The curriculum of the program has a global focus and it offers a wide opportunity to learn about sustainability from ecological, cultural or/and social aspects with a pedagogical viewpoint. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Sustainability Management School
Gland, Switzerland

Designed for all professionals in corporations, nonprofits, and governmental agencies demanding sustainability knowledge and practice.

Designed for all professionals in corporations, nonprofits, and governmental agencies demanding sustainability knowledge and practice. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Kogod School of Business, American University
Washington, USA

If you've got a passion for sustainability and a desire to affect change, Kogod's Master of Science in Sustainability Management (MSSM) program is for you. The MSSM trains you ... +

If you've got a passion for sustainability and a desire to affect change, Kogod's Master of Science in Sustainability Management (MSSM) program is for you. The MSSM trains you as an innovator and an implementer, offering a business-based curriculum integrated with social science, public policy, and international issues. This is a STEM-designated program. Graduates are equipped to analyze organizational problems in their environmental context and produce economic, ecological, and socially responsible solutions. Recent graduates of the program have found employment across the public, private, and non-profit sectors. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
22 Aug 2022
Campus
 
University of Helsinki
Helsinki, Finland

Global socio-ecological problems call for multidisciplinary solutions that transcend the usual boundaries of science and decision-making. In the Master's Programme in Environm ... +

Global socio-ecological problems call for multidisciplinary solutions that transcend the usual boundaries of science and decision-making. In the Master's Programme in Environmental Change and Global Sustainability (ECGS), you are trained to tackle global environmental and sustainability challenges by lectures, seminars, project learning and laboratory and field courses. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English, Finnish, Swedish
Aug 2022
Campus
 
Arden University
Coventry, United Kingdom

With a focus on quality management, supply and sustainability, this MSc Engineering Management (CMI) programme provides an understanding of the wider processes supporting engi ... +

With a focus on quality management, supply and sustainability, this MSc Engineering Management (CMI) programme provides an understanding of the wider processes supporting engineering activities. This online engineering management master’s course benefits practising engineers who want to take on a managerial position. Arden’s online study mode makes it is easier to develop your engineering and project management skills alongside your existing commitments. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
18 - 60 months
English
Online
 
Tomorrow University of Applied Sciences
Vienna, Austria

Speed up your impact in sustainability, entrepreneurship, and technology with our online Professional Master in SET. If you’d like to drive success in changing times and gain ... +

Speed up your impact in sustainability, entrepreneurship, and technology with our online Professional Master in SET. If you’d like to drive success in changing times and gain the 21st-century skills and mindset to create a more sustainable future, we have a fully accredited degree program for you. -
Master
Full-time
12 - 18 months
English
Sep 2022
Online
 
Glasgow Caledonian New York College
New York, USA

Exploring sustainability and social entrepreneurship, this master’s degree provides a holistic view of business for social impact, focused on applied research and real-world s ... +

Exploring sustainability and social entrepreneurship, this master’s degree provides a holistic view of business for social impact, focused on applied research and real-world sustainable business solutions. Students apply concepts of responsibility and sustainability to the business field, as well as learn to approach challenges as potential innovation opportunities. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
16 - 24 months
English
Sep 2022
15 Jul 2022
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
ESSEC Business School
Cergy, France

The MSc in Sustainability Transformation is a 1-year program in English designed to equip future leaders with the knowledge, tools, and network to make a sustainable impact to ... +

The MSc in Sustainability Transformation is a 1-year program in English designed to equip future leaders with the knowledge, tools, and network to make a sustainable impact towards the way business is done, effectuate change in an increasingly volatile world, and capture new opportunities from sustainability. Deepen your knowledge and competencies by specializing in one of six majors. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Aug 2022
Campus
 
QUB Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences (EPS)
Belfast, United Kingdom

Future Urbanism explores, defines and designs the nature of 21st-century urbanism. Reimagining the idea of the urban in a digitally infused, spatially attenuated age facing a ... +

Future Urbanism explores, defines and designs the nature of 21st-century urbanism. Reimagining the idea of the urban in a digitally infused, spatially attenuated age facing a climate emergency. An innovative MSc addressing key global issues of urbanisation and sustainability. Cities have a 6000-year history and by 2050 68% of the world’s population will be urban. The course supports employment pathways by developing knowledge and understanding of professions and related procedures, industries and organisations in the contemporary setting of the future city, architecture and landscape design. MSc Future Urbanism connects with a range of different external organisations and provides the key core skills required to become a chartered Landscape Architect (with specified pre-requisite qualifications) or an advanced practitioner in the area. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2022
30 Jun 2022
Campus
 
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Rochester, USA

Designed to help students from any academic background gain a comprehensive understanding of the many facets of sustainability. In as little as one year, you’ll learn to apply ... +

Designed to help students from any academic background gain a comprehensive understanding of the many facets of sustainability. In as little as one year, you’ll learn to apply sustainability science principles to any field to help solve the world’s grand challenges—including pollution, food scarcity, public health crises, and more. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Aug 2022
Campus
 
Linköping University
Linköping, Sweden

Discover the educational potentials of leaving the classroom and exploring the surroundings. All children deserve the opportunity to learn and reach their full potential. This ... +

Discover the educational potentials of leaving the classroom and exploring the surroundings. All children deserve the opportunity to learn and reach their full potential. This master’s program will increase your knowledge about learning processes with a focus on experience-based learning, using different modes and methods. The advanced courses in educational science will help teachers and other educators understand how a variety of outdoor environments can be used as resources for learning and knowledge. -
MA
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Aug 2022
Campus
 
Fresenius University of Applied Sciences
Cologne, Germany +3 More

New global markets are emerging, the demand for Fairtrade products is increasing, resource efficiency is becoming a competitive advantage with increasingly scarce products, co ... +

New global markets are emerging, the demand for Fairtrade products is increasing, resource efficiency is becoming a competitive advantage with increasingly scarce products, consumers are demanding more transparency in the production of goods, employees expect more from their managers, digitization is changing the world of work and consumption. Would you like to take on responsibility, actively shape this change and learn to develop and successfully implement sustainable business models and marketing strategies for future markets? Then our Master's degree in Sustainable Marketing & Leadership (MA) is just right for you. He is characterized by a specialization in the areas of marketing, sustainability and leadership with a high proportion of practical experience. In doing so, he meets the requirements placed on modern management and optimally prepares you for management positions in companies that operate sustainably. -
MA
Full-time
4 semesters
German
Oct 2022
Campus