Environmental Science and Management, M.Sc. | Duquesne University | Pittsburgh, United States
M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental Science and Management

12 months
1568 USD/credit 56448 USD/year
1568 USD/credit 56448 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Environmental Science and Management (ESM) from Duquesne University features a core of required classes in science, policy, and management that creates a strong foundation on which to build a customized degree program.


Students of the Environmental Science and Management program (ESM) from Duquesne University have the freedom to choose a concentration and a variety of electives that will help them attain their goals.

  • The traditional ESM curriculum emphasizes regulatory compliance and pollution prevention and control.
  • The conservation biology concentration focuses on field studies and allows students to take more science electives
  • The concentration in research enables students to focus on their research topic and produce a graduate-level thesis

Students who do not have professional experience launch their careers by completing internships. There is also a thesis track that exists for those considering research or doctoral education. Students who are currently working professionals in the environmental field may request experiential learning credits.

Conveniently Scheduled Classes

Courses are offered weekday evenings and occasionally on Saturdays for the convenience of working professionals.

Part-time students who take about two classes per semester can complete the degree in approximately two calendar years. Students may also take one course per semester.

The program welcomes full-time students, including recent graduates with bachelor's degrees in the sciences or related disciplines.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Writing for Environmental Professionals
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Policy & Politics
  • Environmental Conflict Resolution & Problem Solving

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to the Environmental Science and Management Graduate Program should have an undergraduate degree with a basic foundation in biology, chemistry, environmental studies, and mathematics
  • Submit the University application
  • A Statement of Purpose, approximately 250 words
  • All official transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official GRE scores
  • Official Internet-based (iBT) TOEFL scores that are current to one year
  • Duquesne University Affidavit of Support Form completed in full and an official bank statement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56448 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1568 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    56448 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1568 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 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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