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Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics


New undergraduate major in sustainability at Ohio State

May. 30, 2012

Students who have a passion for sustainability can put their passion into practice by enrolling in Ohio State’s new major called Environment, Economy, Development and Sustainability (EEDS) (  The EEDS major is a multi-disciplinary degree program in sustainability that provides students in-depth training in the economic, business and social aspects of sustainability.  This cutting-edge major provides the core knowledge and skills students need to pursue a career in sustainability in the private, public or non-profit sector.

Sustainability is a rapidly growing field and knowledge of sustainability is becoming an important competency in many types of jobs.  The academic rigor of this major, coupled with opportunities for hands-on learning, will give students an important advantage when it comes time to launching their careers.

Students can enroll now for Fall 2012!

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