Education & Training


BSc (Hons) in Environmental Studies

Deree – The American College of Greece is the first independent educational institution in Greece to introduce an Environmental Studies program (Major and Minor). Launched in fall 2010, the program aims to develop students’ understanding of the root causes and multiple dimensions of environmental problems (ecological, social, economic and political) as well as options for effectively addressing these problems in an increasingly complex world.

Orientation Days

During orientation, incoming students are informed about the commitment of the American College of Greece to become a sustainable community, the Center of Excellence for Sustainability, and sustainability initiatives on campus, in the context of the orientation tours student ambassadors lead.


Green Roof Course


November 2015 – January 2016
Total hours to complete the course: 40


November 14-15, 10:00-15:00
November 21-22, 10:00-15:00
January 16-17, 10:00-15:00
January 23-24, 10:00-15:00

Learn how to install and maintain green roofs! Growing Green Skills

Co-organized by: Deree – The American College of Greece & Oikosteges

Developed by: Central College Nottingham, Zurich University of Applied Sciences, The European Federation of Green Roof Associations, OnSite Training UK, The Swedish Green Roof Association, Deep Forest Hungary, and Oikosteges.

Free of charge
*Accreditation of the course is optional

Contact information:
Center of Excellence for Sustainability, 210 6009800, ext. 1219,
Facebook: ACG-Center of Excellence for Sustainability or Green Roof Course