Eight credits of coursework must be unique to the minor and students must complete all coursework with a minimum GPA of 2.00. For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors.

Banner Code: SUSE

Minor Requirements

Total credits: 15-17

Note: Some of the courses listed below have additional prerequisites. Students should pay careful attention to prerequisites when selecting courses.

Required Courses

SYST 414Systems Thinking3
SYST 473Decision and Risk Analysis3
Select one course from the following:3-4
Global Warming: Weather, Climate, and Society (Mason Core)
Introduction to Global Climate Change Science (Mason Core)
Select one course from the following:3
Introduction to Renewable Energy
Energy Infrastructure, Market, and Management
Physics of Renewable Energy
Electricity Sector Engineering, Economics, and Regulation
Energy Policy
Renewable Energy Engineering
Select one course from the following: 3-4
Environmental Engineering around the World (Mason Core)
Environment and You: Issues for the Twenty-First Century (Mason Core)
Sustainable World (Mason Core)
Economics of Environmental Policy
Introduction to Environmental Policy
Smart Grid and Cyber Security
Sustainability in Action (Mason Core)
Total Credits15-17