M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental Management and Sustainability

12 months
29628 USD/year
29628 USD/year
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Solving these complex problems requires environmental managers who can bridge the realms of technology, environmental science, business, ethics, and social responsibility. The Environmental Management and Sustainability programme is offered at the Illinois Institute of Technology.


As an environmental sustainability program at a business school and within a tech-focused university, the Master of Science in Environmental Management and Sustainability program is uniquely positioned to prepare professionals to successfully collaborate with scientists and engineers, navigate environmental and social sustainability issues, and drive business success.

Chicago boasts a dynamic mix of high-tech companies, entrepreneurial activity, green businesses, and local efforts to build sustainable communities. Illinois Tech’s location, along with connections built by Stuart School of Business faculty, put those resources within reach, providing students with opportunities for hands-on projects, networking with industry professionals, and pathways to careers in the nonprofit, governmental, and business sectors.

The Environmental Management and Sustainability programme is offered at the Illinois Institute of Technology.

Program Overview

The Master of Science in Environmental Management and Sustainability program prepares graduates to be effective analysts and managers who can collaborate with scientists and engineers and take the lead in solving complex environmental and social sustainability issues.

Career Opportunities

Master of Science in Environmental Management and Sustainability graduates are equipped to work in environmental sustainability and compliance management as consultants, entrepreneurs, and professionals who can successfully make the business case for sustainability.Companies, organizations, and governmental agencies that have hired Environmental Management and Sustainability graduates include:
  • Motorola Solutions
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Solarmer Energy
  • Fermilab (United States Department of Energy)
  • Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago
  • TerraLocke Sustainability Consultants

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Statistics
  • Environmental Law
  • Environmental Pollution Ctrl
  • Industrial Ecology
  • Envtl Economics & Finance
  • Environmental Risk Assessment
  • Sustainable Energy Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  Completed Online Application
  • Official transcript submission with a minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • GMAT or GRE score within five years of testing date. Required scores for consideration: 298 GRE or 500 GMAT. The GRE or GMAT requirement may be waived on a case-by-case basis for highly qualified applicants based on work experience and prior academic performance
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS score, if required. A minimum score of 85 on the internet-based TOEFL, 600 on the paper-based TOEFL, or 7.0 on the IELTS exam is required for admission consideration
  • A one-page professional statement of goals and objectives
  • At least one letter of recommendation from an academic or professional reference

Tuition Fee

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    29628 USD/year
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Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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