For students who are interested in a deeper knowledge of sustainability, Haas offers a rich array of elective courses and the Michaels Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Business that delve into the most sought-after skills and disciplines in the field of sustainability. Courses are built on input from sustainability leaders driving innovation and feature the latest insights from cutting-edge faculty research.

Sustainability focused courses in our MBA program include:

  • Climate Change Essentials for Business Leaders*
  • Impact Investing Landscape
  • Sustainable Investment Fund*
  • Impact Investing Practicum
  • Sustainable Portfolio Construction
  • Haas Impact Fund
  • Corporate Sustainability Measuring and Reporting*
  • Cleantech to Market*
  • Modeling for Energy and Infrastructure Project Finance*
  • Real Estate Investment Analysis and Sustainability*
  • Energy & Environmental Markets*
  • Energy Transition and Climate Innovation*
  • Real Estate Finance and Securitization*
  • Climate Change and Business Strategy*
  • Business & Natural Resources
  • Managing Human Rights in Business
  • Carbon Footprint Analysis for Innovation*
  • Business and Labor Rights in Global Supply Chains
  • Strategic and Sustainable Business Solutions
  • Impact Startup Disco
  • Designing Tech for Good Initiatives
  • Business and Sustainable Supply Chains
  • Sustainable Capitalism in the Nordics*
  • Sustainability, Art & Business*
  • Plant Futures Challenge Lab*
  • Plant Futures Symposium*
  • Edible Education*

*These courses have significant focus on climate change issues

Please note that not all courses are offered every semester/year.

Haas also boasts several sustainability-related Areas of Emphasis, in which Haas demonstrates exemplary expertise and thought-leadership. These areas of emphasis, which include Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy and Clean Technology, Social Sector Leadership, Sustainable and Impact Investing, Entrepreneurship (Energy and Environmental Innovation) and Equity Fluent Leadership, provide exposure to fields or industries of particular interest and connect students with electives, faculty, and extracurricular activities to further explore their passion.