Ethics and Sustainability


The minor in Ethics and Sustainability draws on the expertise and critical thinking of faculty across the campus in all three schools. Minoring in Ethics and Sustainability provides students with knowledge and tools to understand and critically assess environments, materials, economics, aesthetics, philosophical concepts, social responsibility, and the impact of actions.

The minor is designed to facilitate understanding of the interrelatedness of topics, information, and applications related to ethics and sustainability.

Minor Coordinator: Evelyn Rynkiewicz


Curriculum requirements can be found in the undergraduate catalog, along with course descriptions and prerequisite information.

» Curriculum Requirements for the Ethics and Sustainability Minor

Current curriculum requirements are intended for students declared after Fall 2022. If you have already declared your minor, please speak to your academic advisor for assistance.

New Courses Added to Minor

FI 304 – Disability and the Moving Image
HA 246 – Art and Social Justice in New York
SC 103 – Environmental Justice Through the Lens of Chemistry
SC 206 – The Chemistry and Art of Natural Dyes
SS 315 – Contemporary Issues Impacting the Caribbean Region
TD 203 – Textile Arts in India