The M.E.M. offers an interdisciplinary-oriented education required by professionals working toward the management of earth systems and resources.
This master's of environmental management program is geared toward those with a strong background in environmental and sustainability science, and environmental policy by providing advanced quantitative and analytical knowledge, integrated geospatial technology skills, and a breath of professional component that includes business, economics and communication.
- Program type:
- Master's Degree
- On Campus or Online
- Est. time to complete:
- 2 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn a master's degree in earth system science and policy?
Master's Degree in Earth System Science & Policy
The curriculum bridges theory with practice, global and local perspectives, and scientific, social and professional disciplines.
Through a successful internship/applied project, gain the knowledge and skills to prepare for, or expand on, a career in Earth system and sustainability science.
Have a direct influence in driving concepts for major international scientific and environmental policy efforts.
Gain a competitive edge through UND's Accelerate to Industry (A2i)™ program. This workforce readiness program provides immersive job training for graduate students and postdoctoral researchers. It is one of only 30 programs nationwide.
Study at a Carnegie Doctoral Research Institution ranked #151 by the NSF. Students are an integral part of UND research.
Enhance your professional skills at 60+ free workshops offered through the UND School of Graduate Studies. Our goal is to provide you with the workforce skills and job search strategies to succeed.
What can I do with a earth system master's degree?
Earth System Science & Policy Master's Courses
Earth System Science & Policy
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