Climate Change and Global Sustainability, M.A. | School for International Training | Brattleboro, United States
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Climate Change and Global Sustainability

12 months
Duration
45445 USD/year
45445 USD/year
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About

We offer a master degree in Climate Change and Global Sustainability at School for International Training. BRATTLEBORO, Vermont – Responding to one of the planet’s most pressing issues, School for International Training (SIT) has launched an innovative, globally focused master’s degree that will prepare professionals to work in the fields of climate change policy and advocacy.

Overview

About Climate Change and Global Sustainability at School for International Training

Starting in fall 2018, SIT’s one-year MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability will take students to the front lines of this international issue. They will spend the entire first semester in Iceland, the second semester in Tanzania, and the third semester doing a supervised, skills-building practicum anywhere in the world.

Features 

  • The 36-credit Climate Change and Global Sustainability program at School for International Training kicks off in late August 2018 in Iceland, where students will be based at the University Centre of the Westfjords in Ísafjörður as they examine the natural sciences and renewable energy solutions in the Arctic.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Science of Global Climate Change
  • Political Economy of Sustainable Development and Environmental Change
  • Climate Change Methods and Impact Assessment in the Arctic
  • Energy and Climate Policy in Iceland
  • Climate Change and Sustainable Livelihoods
  • Natural Resources Management in an Era of Environmental Change

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • US bachelor’s degree or an equivalent that demonstrates academic ability (not applicable for some certificate programs). Applicants from institutions outside the US must hold the equivalent of a US bachelor’s degree from a college or university of recognized standing.
  • Demonstrated English language ability (see details below)
  • Intercultural and professional experience
  • Demonstrated ability to use experience as a source of learning

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45445 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45445 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    45445 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45445 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Brattleboro

1040 - 1548 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.

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