The graduate program in Environmental Policy prepares students for careers as policy analysts who have a strong commitment to environmental values, are scientifically and methodologically competent, and can work effectively in the democracy policy process with the various groups and institutions engaged in environmental issues.
To meet these requirements, students must complete a range of coursework designed to teach:
* knowledge of how policies are developed and implemented
* scientific and engineering basis of effective environmental policies
* an understanding of who the key players are in environmental politics, and how to work with them to accomplish environmental improvements.
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