B.S. in Sustainable Business Enterprise – Sustainable Tourism Track

In the third and fourth years of study, Sustainable Business Enterprise students select one of four tracks: Sustainable Agriculture, International Sustainable Development, Sustainable Energy Management, or Sustainable Tourism.

In addition to the core business skills, in the Unity College B.S. in Sustainable Business Enterprise – Sustainable Tourism Track you will:

  • Compare traditional tourism practices and development politics with ecotourism principles
  • Take on creative student projects that engage management agencies and businesses
  • Design your own eco-tourism business with sustainability in mind
  • Delve into a wide range of possible sustainable ecotourism activities, including traditional outdoor activities like hiking, canoeing, hunting, fishing, as well as traditional touring experiences like scenic drives, shopping for local goods, and visiting local natural and cultural landmarks
  • Compare standard tourism practices and development politics with ecotourism principles, drawing on examples from communities and nations worldwide to assess their effectiveness and imagine new ways to implement social change for sustainability
  • Understand park planning principles and procedures and the major phases of facility design

What You Will Study in Sustainable Business Enterprise – Sustainable Tourism Track

Core business courses for the B.S. in Sustainable Business Enterprise:

  • Entrepreneurship for a Better World
  • Society and Sustainability
  • Green Building
  • Sustainable Ecotourism
  • Sustainable Management and Leadership
  • International Development and Sustainability
  • Resolving Environmental Challenges
  • Business Capstone in Strategic Management

Business courses for the Sustainable Tourism Track:

  • Society and Sustainability
  • Sustainable Ecotourism
  • Park and Forest Resource Planning

Download the Sustainable Business Enterprise program course sheet

Internships in Sustainable Businesses

Internships with successful sustainable business and social organizations are an important component throughout the course of the program.

Sustainable Business Enterprise students will travel to and work with regional, national, and international real-world institutions, taking advantage of Unity’s position at the nexus of a large network of successful sustainable business and social organizations.

Careers in Sustainable Business Enterprise

As a Sustainable Business Enterprise graduate from Unity, students have a wide range of career options available. Employers are interested in hiring managers who understand business, the natural environment, and working with people. The Sustainable Business Enterprise major is designed to give students the skills and experiences needed to start and run successful sustainable business and social enterprises, or to work for existing enterprises in a leadership or managerial position.

Our Expert Faculty

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