Environment, Climate Change, and Sustainability

Courses in this Focus Area will provide you with the necessary skills to be a thoughtful policymaker or leader in this area. You will learn about fundamental challenges, delve into deep-seated problems, and focus on potential solutions for environmental resilience and helping the planet.



URPL-GP.2625, Environmental Infrastructure for Sustainable Cities
URPL-GP.2666, Water Sourcing and Climate Change

Additional electives from the Department of Civil and Urban Engineering at NYU Tandon

  • CE-GY 6053; Monitoring Cities, (Spring)
  • CE-GY 7673; Environmental Impact Assessment (Fall)
  • CE-GY 7753; Environmental Systems management (To be Decided)
  • CE-GY 7983; Urban Infrastructure Resiliency (Spring)

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Vanessa L. Deane

Assistant Clinical Professor of Urban Planning and Public Service; Director of Urban Planning Program

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Christian DiPalermo

MPA in Public & Nonprofit Management & Policy
Executive Director
New Yorkers for Parks
Christian DiPalermo