New School, The

The New School for Public Engagement

Post-Master's Certificate in Sustainability Strategies


66 W 12th Street

New York City, NY 10011

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Post-Master's Certificate in Sustainability Strategies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The new master of science degree in Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management is designed to prepare a new generation of management professionals and policy analysts who understand the importance of ecological, financial, and social sustainability to organizational success and effective public policy. Graduates will be equipped to define and implement sustainability policies for institutions and communities. The program addresses intersecting challenges such as global climate change, natural resource depletion, financial sustainability, and technological innovation. It emphasizes urban ecology, leadership for change, cross-sector collaboration, joint training of managers and analysts, design as a key element of sustainability, critical perspectives on institutions, and systemic linkages among environmental, social, and economic issues. The distinctive master of science curriculum promotes the integral relationship of sustainability competencies supported by the unique resources of The New School, which include well-known graduate programs in urban policy analysis, organization change management, and economics, and research centers such as the Tishman Environment and Design Center.


All degree programs at The New School are registered by the New York State Department of Education. The New School has been regionally accredited by Middle States Commission of Higher Education since 1960.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $1,480 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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