Leading companies are discovering that what’s good for the environment is also good for business—and the demand for qualified sustainability professionals is growing at a rapid rate. The master of science (M.S.) in sustainability management at Stevens prepares you to meet this demand head-on. Enhance your capacity to lead in the new era of sustainable development and transform your passion into a rewarding career that impacts the lives of people and our planet.

A Smarter Approach to Sustainability

Progress on sustainability requires a holistic approach, with contributors from all areas of expertise. That’s why we’ve developed a program to help you bridge the gap between scientific progress and social implementation. The sustainability management master’s program at Stevens prepares green advocates from technical and non-technical backgrounds alike to innovate for environmental progress.

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Students coming from the humanities, social sciences, business, policy or law will gain advanced knowledge of the science and technology of sustainability to drive action. Students with engineering, design and science backgrounds will develop the soft skills and management abilities required to lead. All students will learn to work effectively across silos and disciplines to lead bigger initiatives for systemic environmental change.

Sustainability Management Program Objectives

  • Lead large-scale sustainability initiatives in a variety of sectors for tangible, positive impacts.
  • Translate science and technology into actionable information for decision-makers.
  • Promote sustainability at a higher level through policy, regulation and global engagement.
  • Align sustainability strategies with business models to increase profit.
  • Contribute to environmental justice by helping organizations uphold a culture of sustainability.
  • Implement sustainability and green design into urban planning.

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Creating Future Leaders

Designed to Sustain Great Careers

Discover how a master’s in sustainability management from Stevens helps you promote environmental causes at a higher level.

From the Program Director

Study with An Emerging Leader in Sustainability

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Stevens is Part of the Solution

At Stevens, sustainability is more than a catchword: it’s a commitment. From winning national awards for student designs in energy efficient housing, to incubating high-tech water and solar start-ups, to generating new knowledge for environmental policy and resource management, we live by the belief that what we do every day can positively impact people and the world around us.

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Contact Us

Sustainability Management Program

Location On Campus

Rocco Building

Contact Types

p. 201-216-8028
e. [email protected]

Department Leaders

Dr. Dibyendu (Dibs) Sarkar Professor