Sustainable Futures Institute (SFI)

Sustainability is a core value at Michigan Tech, and the Sustainable Futures Institute serves a vital role in this mission. The SFI distinguishes itself by developing and leading research and education projects that are large scale, interdisciplinary, and provide solutions to sustainability challenges.

SFI's shared knowledge, analyses, and technologies support stakeholders locally and globally who are seeking sustainable solutions for a better tomorrow.


  • Graduate Certificate in Sustainability
  • Undergraduate International Sustainable Development Engineering Certificate


  • International/Developing World Sustainable Development
  • Manufacturing and Materials Sustainability
  • Complex Systems Analysis for Sustainability
  • Sustainable Energy