Environmental Management, M.Sc. | Portland State University | Portland, United States
12 months
708 USD/credit 31860 USD/year
708 USD/credit 31860 USD/year
478 USD/credit 21510 USD/year
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Invest in your future career in environmental management with a Master’s in Environmental Management. The Environmental Management program from Portland State University provides you with the broad knowledge necessary to engage in the environmental challenges of today and the future while gaining the depth and real-world experience required to offer expertise. 

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The Environmental Management program from Portland State University prepares you for a high-demand, rewarding career analyzing and managing natural environments for human benefit and ecosystem health.

A graduate environmental management degree helps you advance your career and make an impact with organizations ranging from federal and state resource management agencies to environmental consulting firms and industry.


With continued population growth putting more pressure on the environment and the public becoming more environmentally conscious, employment for environmental scientists and specialists is projected to grow 11 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all jobs, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Join our alumni, who have gone on to work in critically important jobs with federal and state resource agencies, federal and state regulatory agencies, city and county governments, non-governmental organizations, environmental consulting firms, and industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Speakers Series Seminar
  • Project Management for Scientists
    • Water Quality Policy & Management
    • Natural Resource Policy & Management
    • Environmental Impact Assessment
    • Environmental Justice
    • Urban Ecology

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 12 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


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    45 SCH


    On Campus

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    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • Statement of purpose prompt for MS applicants
    • Current resume or CV (as PDF).
    • PDF copies of transcripts of college and university work. (Unofficial transcripts are acceptable for the review process. Before you receive permission to register you will need to provide official transcripts.) For information on transcripts see the Office of Graduate Studies requirements. 
    • Three letters of recommendation from persons qualified to assess your promise as a grad student. 
    • A satisfactory score on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required for international students.
    • Identification of a potential advisor. No student is admitted without an advisor.

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      31860 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 708 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • National

      31860 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 708 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • In-State

      21510 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 478 USD per credit during 12 months.

    Living costs for Portland

    1271 - 2262 USD /month
    Living costs

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


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