M.Sc. Online

Sustainability and Environment

University of North Carolina Greensboro

24 months
1198 USD/credit 21564 USD/year
726 USD/credit 13068 USD/year
436 USD/credit 7848 USD/year
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Focusing on the interconnectedness of social equity, the environment, the economy, and aesthetics, this customizable Sustainability and Environment master’s degree at the University of North Carolina Greensboro is designed for professionals pursuing sustainability in any field.


About this Degree

  • 36 credit hours
  • 100% online
  • Delivered in an asynchronous (no set class time) format
  • Taught by experienced faculty
  • Thesis, capstone, or internship options
  • Highly customizable
  • Available areas of focus include Natural Sciences, Society and Equity, Economics and Development, and Aesthetics and Ethics


 Sustainability and Environment graduates from University of North Carolina Greensboro are prepared for positions such as:

  • Ecotourism
  • Urban Planning
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Law
  • Communications
  • Business

Why choose Sustainability and Environment?

Develop skills in critical and systems thinking, problem-solving, communication, and navigating relevant research. Students are trained in identifying problems and potential solutions; analyzing quantitative data and scientific literature; developing research/business proposals; and effectively communicating through oral, written, and online multimedia formats.

Programme Structure


  • Sustainability
  • Environment
  • Topics in Ethics and Aesthetics
  • Topics in Development and Economics
  • Topics in Equity and Society
  • Topics in Environmental Sciences

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH



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General requirements

Provide application information:

  • Personal Background
  • Degree Program
  • Academic History
  • Additional Information (e.g. emergency contacts, residency, birth country, etc.)
  • Test Scores (if applicable)
  • Recommendations
  • Supplemental Documents
  • Campus Safety
  • Signature
  • Review
Admission Requirements
  • 36 credit hours
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a 3.0+ GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • No GRE or entrance exam required
  • TOEFL/IELTS for non-native English speakers

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21564 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1198 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    13068 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    7848 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 436 USD per credit during 24 months.


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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