MASTERSTUDIES

138 Masters Programs in Environmental Sciences

Human activity has an impact on the world in which we live, and the ability to sustain life is critical to our future. A Master in Environmental Sciences can help you quantify that impact, understanding how science influences policy and how policies affect the environment. Students in these programs study current environmental policies and examine how future policies and regulations could impact the earth.

 

What is a Master in Environmental Sciences? For many people who are interested in a career in the environmental sciences, a master’s degree can open the door to a much wider range of employment opportunities and possibly a higher income as well. Environmental studies professionals must be skilled at conducting and analyzing research, and many master’s programs focus on helping students become proficient in these areas. The specific requirements will vary from one program to another, but often include original research projects and community collaboration projects. Many students will also be exposed to teaching during their graduate school experience, which prepares you for a teaching position if that is the career you hope to pursue.

 

The specific cost of a degree in the environmental sciences differs from university to university and from program to program. If you decide to pursue a degree abroad, that can also impact the total cost of the program. Identify the schools and programs that interest you most to get an idea of about how much it will cost.

 

Graduates from a Master in Environmental Sciences program can find employment in several different areas, including geology, water management, environmental engineering, sustainable energy and energy management, government and environmental policy, environmental technology, climate change and more. Many programs also offer exposure to biodiversity, conservation, law and policy so you can pursue a career that you are passionate about.

 

Get started on your career in environmental sciences with a master’s degree. Find program listings and information about available programs at Masterstudies, or search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

138 Results in Environmental Sciences Filter

Master of Climate Change Science and Policy

Victoria University of Wellington
Master
22 Feb 2021
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Part-time
01 Dec 2020
English
Campus
Online

The global threat of climate change is real and urgent. Gain insight into climate change challenges in science and policy-making with this multi-disciplinary degree.

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Master of Science in Environmental Sciences and Policy

Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
MSc
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Part-time
English
Online

The Master of Science in Environmental Science and Policy is a springboard to leadership for environmental professionals. The program gives students a powerful understanding o ...

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MSc in Environmental Science

Eötvös Loránd University
MSc
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2 years
English
Campus

The Environmental Science MSc program is a complex interdisciplinary research module with environmental awareness. Our courses are aimed at improving understanding of the envi ...

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Master of Science in Aquatic Science and Technology

Technical University of Denmark
MSc
Sep 2021
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2 years
15 Jan 2021
English
Campus

With an MSc in Aquatic Science and Technology, you can contribute to sustainable harvest and production of fish and shell-fish, assessment and management of human impact and e ...

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Environmental Humanities

Ca' Foscari University of Venice
Master
Sep 2021
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2 years
English
Campus

This innovative master's degree in Environmental Humanities from Ca' Foscari University of Venice explores the role that the humanities are playing -- and can play in the futu ...

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Master in Earth, Life and Climate

Utrecht University
MSc
Sep 2021
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2 years
English
Campus

On our Master's programme in Earth, Life, and Climate, you will explore the fundamental processes which regulate the past, present, and future dynamics of sedimentary systems, ...

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MSc in Energy and Environmental Sciences

University of Groningen
MSc
01 Sep 2021
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2 years
01 May 2021
English
Campus

The MSc in Energy and Environmental Sciences is located in the modern Energy Academy Building. It offers a strong focus on working in interdisciplinary/intercultural teams and ...

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MA in Environmental Humanities

Bath Spa University
MA
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English
Campus

On this pioneering course, you’ll acquire new research skills, as well as a more holistic understanding of environmental issues. You’ll address specific issues such as climate ...

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Master in Environmental Change and Global Sustainability

University of Helsinki
MSc
Aug 2021
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2 years
15 Jan 2021
English
Finnish
Swedish
Campus

Global socio-ecological problems call for multidisciplinary solutions that transcend the usual boundaries of science and decision-making. In the Master's Programme in Environm ...

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MSc in Arctic Mineral Resources

Luleå University of Technology
MSc
30 Aug 2021
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2 years
15 Jan 2021
English
Campus

The transition to green technologies and a low-carbon future is highly raw materials intensive. To address the mining-related sustainability challenges, encountered especially ...

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Online Master in Environmental Sciences

University of Illinois Springfield
MSc
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40 hours
English
Online

The curriculum for the M.S. in Environmental Sciences allows students to gain a strong scientific understanding of ways to study, evaluate, and interpret environmental realiti ...

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Master in Biology of Environmental Change (BEC)

University of Eastern Finland
Master
Sep 2021
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2 years
20 Jan 2021
English
Campus

The Master's Degree Program in Biology of Environmental Change (BEC) is a new research-oriented program that aims to increase student's knowledge of biological and biogeochemi ...

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Master in City and Urban Environment (U-ENV)

Centrale Nantes
Master
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2 years
English
Campus

This Master offers a world-class education to future engineers and town planners by providing the skills necessary to address environmental and health issues in the context of ...

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Master in Environmental Sciences

Umeå University - Faculty of Science and Technology
MSc
Jan 2021
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Full-time
English
Campus

The one-year Master's Programme in Environmental Sciences aims to develop your competence in working with environmental issues. You will study environmental issues from a scie ...

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Master of Environmental Science

Edith Cowan University
Master
Master
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4 semesters
English
Campus
Online

This course provides students with skills and experience in environmental science, focusing on project management, occupational health and safety, sustainability, monitoring a ...

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