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Dynamic Education

Across Penn’s 12 schools there is vibrant discussion about environmental challenges and the need to promote pathways to more a resilient society. The Initiative supports transformative education to ensure all students have the opportunity to learn about key themes and their capacity as changemakers.

Academic Pathways

There are many ways to learn about the environment across disciplines at Penn. The Initiative helps to showcase opportunities by documenting available courses related to environmental topics and reviewing environment-related degrees, certificates, and concentrations. The Initiative also collaborates with partners around campus to illuminate opportunities for hands-on learning related to climate, nature, and society.

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Degrees & Concentrations At Penn

Explore Penn’s environment-related degrees, including majors, concentrations, minors, certificates, and professional and graduate degrees.

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Course Inventory

Browse our curated collection of environment-related courses available to undergraduate and graduate students at Penn. 

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Experiential Learning

At Penn, students in all disciplines have opportunities to integrate action into their educational experiences. Discover a suite of opportunities for hands-on learning on campus, in Philadelphia, and around the world.

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