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Energy and Sustainability

George Mason University

24 months
Duration
1412 USD/credit
1412 USD/credit
524 USD/credit
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About

The MAIS in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Energy and Sustainability from George Mason University is a Green Leaf program. 

Overview

Sustainability by definition aims to meet our present needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. A sustainability education lies within the intersection of environmental science and engineering, economics and business, public policy, and many other areas. Energy is a crucial component of sustainability.

The MA in interdisciplinary studies is for students who seek a master's degree that integrates knowledge from several disciplines. It addresses the rapidly evolving demand for unique graduate study by promoting advanced scholarship that transcends traditional disciplinary boundaries.

George Mason University students can pursue an Energy and Sustainability concentration and also have the opportunity to design an individualized concentration to meet the special needs of their careers.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • MAIS ProSeminar
  • Energy Policy
  • Geographic Approaches on Sustainable Development
  • Topics in Renewable Energy
  • Geology of Energy Resources
  • Special Topics in Economics
  • National Security Technology and Policy
  • Corporate Environmental Management and Policy
  • Environmental Policy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application for graduate study and application fee
  • An earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education, or international equivalent, verified from copies of unofficial transcripts uploaded to the online application Self-Service Center.
  • Copies of unofficial university transcripts and any earned degree 
  • All transcripts from colleges or universities outside the United States must be translated into English
  • Verification of English language proficiency.
  • Official GRE, GMAT, LSAT, or MAT or other official test scores
  • Other supplemental materials specified by your academic program such as essays, departmental forms, portfolios, or interviews

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1412 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1412 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    1412 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1412 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    524 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 524 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

1330 - 2300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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