MS in Environmental Studies
The MS in Environmental Studies with a concentration in Sustainable Development and Climate Change integrates courses in environmental science, social science, and organizational leadership. Graduates are prepared for a variety of environmental careers in the public and private sector including environmental regulation, environmental consulting, local and regional planning, and environmental non-profit leadership.
Lead the way to a sustainable future.
Gain the skills you need to manage for change in the complex arena of today's environmental challenges. Learn and apply knowledge from key areas such as ecological and climate science, policy formulation and implementation, stakeholder participation and organizational decision-making.
Complete your degree in 20 months.
Classes meet one day a week plus 3-5 weekends per semester for five semesters. Courses in climate change adapatation and resiliency, environmental site assessment, sustainable community planning, and building sustainable organizations, plus applied internships and projects.
Make a difference in the world.
Environmental problems are complex and multi-faceted. Work with experienced environmental professionals to connect theory and practice, learn with students from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds and skills, develop group collaboration and project management skills to address interdisciplinary environmental challenges through teamwork and effective communication.
Build your résumé and professional network.
Integrate classroom learning through field internships and capstone projects that provide you with the opportunity to apply your knowledge and develop your professional resume. Community engagement offers the opportunity to contribute to on-the-ground change, and build your professional network before you gra
Tuition & Financial Aid
Financial Aid Offered: No
Classification: Doctoral/Research Universities - Intensive
Institution Sector: Private not-for-profit
Locale: Distant Town
Size & Settings: Under 1,000