Energy and Environment Concentration (MIA/MPA)

Columbia University

Date Posted: May 30, 2019
Submitted by: Claire Pope
Sustainability Topic: Curriculum
Content Type: Academic Programs
Program Type: Specialization/Concentration/Emphasis


SIPA’s Energy and Environment (EE) concentration provides students with advanced knowledge on global energy and environmental issues and how governments, businesses, and civil society can lead effective action. Students will gain a holistic understanding of how science, technology, policy, finance, and society shape energy, natural resources, and environmental risks and opportunities .

Through practical skills, quantitative and qualitative analysis, and multicultural interaction, teamwork, and collaboration within an international context, students will learn to become an effective leader in energy, natural resources, and the environment in both the public and private sector.