Undergraduate Courses and Electives

Professor Jonathan Schilling teaching a class.

View a current course listing and other requirements for each major:

Online courses

We offer eight online courses on various topics such as renewable energy, food sustainability, recycling, and more. The courses meet liberal education credits.


Electives vary based on your major.

Bioproducts and biosystems engineering major

Technical electives are required for each emphasis:

Sustainable systems management major

Students are encouraged to make choices that strengthen their expertise in an area and provide comparative understanding from another culture or discipline. To this end, students should strongly consider using free electives to complete a university minor, study abroad experience, or a student-designed content area.

Learning outside the classroom

Enhance your education and gain experience in your field by learning outside the classroom.

Learning abroad opportunities

Community involvement and service-learning