M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental Science and Policy

University of Miami

24 months
2213 USD/credit 33195 USD/year
2213 USD/credit 33195 USD/year
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Students enrolled in University of Miami's Environmental Science and Policy (EVR) program work at the intersection of science and society, committed to assessing, managing, and conserving marine resources through innovation and research.


Key facts

University of Miami's Environmental Science and Policy faculty expertise spans quantitative and qualitative disciplines that integrate the biological, ecological, economic, and social dimensions of marine resources and how they are shaped by policy and regulatory frameworks. The essence of the EVR program lies in the diversity of our faculty and curriculum, fostering the cross- and interdisciplinary collaborations necessary to solve some of the world’s most challenging ocean conservation issues. 

The goal of our Ph.D. and M.S. program is to prepare students as future leaders in the fields of marine fisheries science, ecosystem modeling, aquaculture, conservation, ecosystem science, coastal geography, socioeconomics, cultural and natural resource management, climate change, environmental law, and marine policy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aquaculture and Fisheries Science
  • Coastal Zone Management
  • Ecosystem Modeling and Sustainability
  • Exploration Science
  • Fisheries Management Science
  • Marine Mammal Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The most competitive UM applicants have a bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • Complete the online application
  • Official Transcripts
  • Send official Test Scores: Test scores will only be accepted if they are submitted directly from the testing agency
  • Complete the School Report
  • Letter(s) or Recommendation
  • Conduct updates, if applicable
  • Special Programs may ask for additional requirements like a portfolio or/and schedule and audition
  • If applicable, submit your financial aid documents
  • For international students only: Submit official test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33195 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2213 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    33195 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2213 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Miami

1508 - 2603 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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