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Environmental education offerings explode nearly 1000%

Amanda Thurston

The number of sustainability degree programs offered nationwide jumped by an astounding 984 percent between 2008 and 2012, from 13 to 141. And though the U.S. Department of Education recognized "sustainability studies" as a field only in 2010, degrees related to the environment accounted for more than 9 percent of college diplomas in 2011, marking a 10-year high for a trend that's grown annually since 2004

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