Anthropology and Environmental Policy, M.A. | The University of Maine | Orono, United States
M.A. On Campus

Anthropology and Environmental Policy

12 months
29214 USD/year
29214 USD/year
9738 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Anthropology and Environmental Policy degree hold joint appoints or cooperating status with a number of units across The University of Maine campus. 


These include the Climate Change Institute, the School of Marine Sciences, the School of Economics, Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center, George J. Mitchell Center for Sustainability Solutions, Native American Programs, the Maine Folklife Center, and the Hudson Museum. 

Key Features 

  • As members of this Anthropology and Environmental Policy program, graduate students at The University of Maine are able to take advantage of these interdisciplinary connections.
  • Graduate Teaching Assistantships and Work Study positions are available on a competitive basis for qualified students.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Social Theory.
  • Climate, Culture, and the Biosphere
  • Human Dimensions of Climate Change
  • Anthropological Dimensions of Environmental Policy
  • Institutions and the Management of Common Pool Resources
  • Resource Management in Cross-cultural Perspective

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript of all previous college or university work
  • Official test scores
  • $65 application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9738 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Orono

1216 - 1888 USD /month
Living costs

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