The minor in Sustainability from Wichita State approaches sustainability through a holistic lens. Courses investigate the management of our social, environmental, economic, and cultural resources so they may last for generations.

Learn how sustainability is the right fit for you.

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Applied learning at Wichita State

At Wichita State, applied learning is everything. In fact, every degree we offer has a guaranteed applied learning or research experience built right into it equipping you with the relevant skills and experience to make you workforce ready before graduation.

Admission to the program

To be admitted into the College of Innovation and Design, you must first be admitted to Wichita State.

For WSU's admission requirements, and to apply, click the link below.


Areas of focus for the Sustainability minor include:

  • Innovation life cycle
  • Change management
  • Sustainable business development
  • Social mobility
  • Challenges in sustainability and innovation


Thanks to WSU’s extensive network of employer connections, students in every major have opportunities to gain real-world experience—helping them build a resume, make professional connections and land their dream jobs.