A graduate with a doctorate in Environmental Studies focuses on improving people's understanding of environmental problems and also has the skills to suggest solutions and ways to avoid causing those problems in the future. With the research proficiency and scientific foundation gained with a PhD in Environmental Science, graduates become research scientists or obtain roles as educators.
University of Missouri - Columbia
M.S. degree available with 24 hours of course work and a thesis or 30 hours of coursework and a technical paper. Ph.D. degree available with emphasis in one of the three research thrust areas listed above.