Masters of Arts in Green Studies

Compare Master of Art Programs in Green Studies

Students who hold undergraduate degrees often pursue master's degrees to enhance their chosen areas of study or expand into corresponding fields. A Master of Arts (MA) degree can take two or more years to complete, depending on the program and the student’s educational background.

What is an MA in Green Studies? People pursuing this advanced degree typically focus on ways to support or protect the environment. Specialties within the field can include clean and efficient energy production, renewable resources, urban growing technology, water quality technology, climate change and global warming, carbon footprint management, consumer and corporate sustainability strategies, social responsibility and recycling. Clean transportation design and engineering are popular with many students. Courses can also cover urban planning and environmental development.

Graduate students in this field learn critical analysis and problem solving as they study how to make living and working environments more environmentally friendly. They may also gain presentation skills for communicating cutting-edge ideas, and leadership skills for directing change-management projects.

Tuition for graduate programs can vary from one university to another, depending on the size and location of the school. Fees can also fluctuate based on whether classes are delivered in-person or online. The availability of student internships may also impact program costs.

Graduates of green studies programs often find exciting career opportunities with government agencies as department directors, senior analysts or environmental auditors. They may also become energy or sustainability consultants for engineering companies, recycling firms or public-private partnerships. Businesses developing green products often hire graduates as chief sustainability executives, development managers, industrial production managers or environmental engineers. Graduates may also become CEOs of their own sustainability firms that focus on development in areas such as water technologies, solar cell energy production and wind energy.

Students can find opportunities for advanced education in green studies online or at universities around the world. Classes can be taken either full-time or part-time and may be combined with internships and hands-on experience. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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MA in Tourism Management, Health Management, Green Business Management

bbw University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full-time 2 years October 2019 Germany Berlin

The business Master's program complements a successfully completed Bachelor degree in business or industrial engineering. You the student have the option to specialize in one of three alternatives: tourism management, health management, or green business management, to develop a specialized professional profile.