Climate Science and Solutions, M.Sc. | Northern Arizona University | Flagstaff, United States
18 months
Duration
26994 USD/year
26994 USD/year
11004 USD/year
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About

The Climate Science and Solutions degree at Northern Arizona University combines a foundation of climate science and sustainable systems studies with professional training and organizational skills to help graduates succeed in the growing climate industry.  

Overview

Climate Science and Solutions degree at Northern Arizona University is designed to help students directly apply science and policy skills in organizational settings.

Students meet with faculty, industry professionals, and a career coordinator to refine their professional interests and develop a portfolio of their applied projects.

Graduates with Climate Science and Solutions degree at Northern Arizona University will:

  • Understand and explain the physical nature of global climate change
  • Apply national and international standards to conduct professional greenhouse gas inventories
  • Evaluate the social and economic externalities of climate change
  • Describe the ethical, scientific, and policy strengths and weaknesses of current and proposed mitigation and adaptation strategies
  • Identify, analyze, synthesize, and communicate scientific information and uncertainties for public and professional audiences
  • Participate in a professional internship and develop the professional skills needed to establish your career in the growing climate industry

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Plants And Climate
  • Sustainable Design And Construction
  • Ecosystems And Climate Change
  • Earth And Environmental Data Analysis
  • Climate Dynamics
  • Historical Ecology: Reconstructing Past Ecosystems
  • Ecosystem Science And Management Principles
  • Current Topics In Wildlife Ecology And Applied Conservation Biology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate coursework
  • Three letters of recommendation from academic and/or professional supervisors
  • 400-word statement of your professional interests and goals
  • Application Fee
  • General Test of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores (optional)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26994 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26994 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    26994 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26994 USD per year during 18 months.
  • In-State

    11004 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11004 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Flagstaff

1010 - 1500 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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