Environmental Economics and Management, MEEM, MScEEM

Environmental Economics and Management, MEEM, MScEEM

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • English
    Language
Worldwide economic growth is rapid and, as a result, there is an urgent global need for management practices that balance economic demands with sustainability so it is the perfect time to earn a Master in Environmental Economics and Management at Thompson Rivers University.

About

Businesses, non-government organizations and the public sector are increasingly incorporating these practices into their planning. Managers who understand them will be at the forefront in guiding the world towards sustainable businesses, communities and environments.

Two program options: the same core content, with more options to specialize

  • The Master in Environmental Economics and Management Environmental Economics and Management (MEEM) at Thompson Rivers University Thompson Rivers University is a two-year, course-based program, providing graduates with a broad knowledge of the business environment, advanced management skills and specialized knowledge in environmental economics and sustainability.
  • The Master of Science in Environmental Economics and Management (MScEEM) at Thompson Rivers University provides graduates with an understanding of the business environment, specialized knowledge in the emerging area of sustainability as well as academic and applied research expertise through the completion of a graduate thesis or project.

Careers

Graduates are prepared to make major contributions to the field of economic sustainable management.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Principles of Environmental Economics and Natural Resource Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics for Sustainable Management
  • Foundations of Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Valuation Methods for Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Sustainable Community Economic Development
  • Applications of Environmental Economics and Natural Resource Economics
  • Sustainable Macroeconomic Development
  • Policy and Regulation for Sustainable Management

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              English Language Requirements

              You only need to take one of these language tests:

              • Minimum required score:

                88

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              • Minimum required score:

                570

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              • Minimum required score:

                6.5

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              Academic Requirements

              Selective admission

              • An acceptable three or four-year undergraduate degree in any discipline with a minimum B average (GPA of 3.0 on a scale of 4.33 or local equivalent) in the last 60 credits; and
              • Successfully completed each course in the GDBA with a minimum overall GPA of 3.00 or receive a course waiver for some or all of the GDBA courses based on their previous academic record. Applicants with a 4-year business degree from an acceptable institution may be eligible to proceed directly to the MEEM program.

              Tuition Fee

              • International Applies to you

                33630 CAD/year
                Tuition Fee
                Based on the original amount of 33630 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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              Living costs for Kamloops

              • 1240 - 1930 CAD/month
                Living Costs

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

              Funding

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