Here's a list of just some of the sustainability-focused courses, majors, and minors at UMaine:


Civil and Environmental Engineering

CIE 210 – Sustainability in Engineering

Construction Engineering

CET 412 – Sustainable Population and Environmental Design and Construction

Earth and Climate Sciences

ERS 368 – Energy Resources and Climate Change

School of Economics

ECO 180 – Citizens, Energy, and Sustainability

ECO 381 – SL: Sustainable Development Principles and Policy

ECO 405 – Sustainable Energy Economics and Policy

School of Forest Resources

SFR 111 – Forest Through Time

SFR 437 – Ecotourism: Principles, Trends, and Issues

SFR 493 – Sustainable Tourism Planning

General Engineering

GEE 250 – Sustainable Solutions in the Developing World

Peace and Reconciliation Studies

PAX 370 – Building Sustainable Communities

PAX 380 – Ecovillages and Ecocities: Models of Global Restoration

PAX 470 – Sustainable Communication: The Theory and Practice of Nonviolent communication


PHI 232 – Environmental Ethics

Plant, Soil, and Environmental Science

PSE 105 – Principles of Sustainable Agriculture

PSE 110 – Introduction to Horticulture and Green Design

PSE 312 – Sustainable Food Systems: Challenges and Opportunities


School of Food and Agriculture

Ecology and Environmental Sciences


School of Food and Agriculture

School of Economics

School of Engineering

Office of Sustainability
312-314 Corbett Hall
Orono, Maine 04469-5774
Tel: 207.581.1571