In this online master’s program, you will explore the use of environmental management tools and strategies to resolve complex environmental problems and controversies, while studying environmental economics and resource availability.
You will learn about competing ethical arguments that drive environmental law, regulation, policy and management decisions. Both qualitative and quantitative means of analysis of environmental data are addressed.
This master’s degree helps prepare you for new careers or career advancement in government agencies, industries, and other organizations where employees with environmental knowledge are in demand. Six concentration choices and three end-of-program options (professional portfolio, capstone project, or thesis) allow you to tailor the program to your specific career path and provides for targeted professional development.
In addition to the institutional and degree level learning objectives, graduates of the Master of Science in Environmental Policy and Management at American Public University System program are expected to achieve these learning outcomes:
- Research environmental management strategies that incorporate ecological, economic, and social considerations.
- Analyze the ecological, economic, and social barriers to the implementation of sustainable environmental practices and programs.
- Assess the direct and indirect costs of environmental regulation, problems, and corrective actions.
- Examine environmental strategies and policies across spatial scales.
- Evaluate the consequences of ecological destruction on public health, productivity, and social and economic welfare.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Environmental Management
- Environmental Economics
- Environmental Policy, Regulation, and Law
- Environmental Ethics
- Environmental Toxicology
- Applied Statistics
- 2 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Courses Start Monthly
DisciplinesEnvironmental Economics & Policy Environmental Management View 8 other Masters in Environmental Economics & Policy in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All APU graduate programs require you to have earned a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
- If you have a non-U.S. transcript, please view our International Admissions page for more information.
- There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.
International370 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 370 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
National370 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 370 USD per credit and a duration of 2 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.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Due for update
Updated over a year ago
Check the official programme website for potential updates.