Academics and Climate Action Living Laboratory
Where the classroom and real world converge, a dynamic sustainability ecosystem is flourishing at Virginia Tech. This environment offers students exceptional opportunities to gain practical knowledge and hands-on experience to address one of the world’s most pressing challenges: climate change and to become the leaders of tomorrow.
Currently, more than 900 courses and 67 departments at Virginia Tech incorporate sustainability concepts. There are also over 50 climate action-related Pathways courses, a multitude of which include immersive experiences on the Blacksburg campus. A multitude of these courses also include labs to help students put knowledge into practice.