SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES AT CASCADIA COLLEGE
Cascadia is proud of its longstanding commitment to sustainability as a cultural value, an academic discipline and a daily practice. We are recognized as a leader in sustainability education and our campus delivers an abundance of diverse opportunities for hands-on learning in the sustainability field.
Cascadia offers an a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Sustainable Practices.
Our Green Campus includes multiple solar panel installations, a LEED Platinum building, gardening
beds, pollinator plantings, vermicomposting facilities, and a 58-acre restored wetland! Watch a video about our campus!
Careers in sustainability continue to diversify and grow rapidly. Jobs can be found
in private and non-profit organizations, government agencies, utilities and educational
institutions. Subscribe to our newsletter for the most up to date job postings in the area!
Each day we learn more about what it means to be sustainable and what we can do to
ensure the prosperity of our planet, our people, and our economy.
From water quality testing in our wetlands, to assessing climate change knowledge and beliefs, our students are active in several different sustainability research and learning projects on campus.