The social innovation and sustainability minor from Nova Southeastern University focuses on economic, environmental, and social sustainability, with the goal of equipping the next generation of sustainability-focused professionals with the skills needed to succeed. Comprising 15 credit hours, this minor covers creativity and innovation in government spaces, public administration basics, and more. Ideal for those passionate about shaping a sustainable future, the program prepares you to contribute to impactful initiatives for what is best for our world.  

Social Innovation and Sustainability Minor Curriculum

Required Courses (15 credits)


(ENVS 1100
Environmental Science
/Credits: 3)
(GEOG 2075
Geographical Information Systems
/Credits: 3)
(PADM 1000
Introduction to Public Administration
/Credits: 3)
(PADM 2150
Transforming Public Administration for Sustainable Development
/Credits: 3)
(PADM 3456
Creativity and Innovation in Government and Social Practices
/Credits: 3)

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Current students: Please consult your academic adviser for program requirements or access SharkLink for your CAPP report. Program requirements are subject to change, and your academic adviser or CAPP report can provide you with the courses required for your catalog term.


Full-time professionals are available to discuss the minor in social innovation and sustainability curriculum with you in greater detail. Simply call 800-338-4723 or contact our Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

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