Studyportals
M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental and Energy Policy

Michigan Technological University

12 months
Duration
22458 USD/year
22458 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

Students enter the Environmental and Energy Policy program of Michigan Technological University with bachelor’s degrees in an array of disciplines, including the various social sciences and disciplines like biology, environmental science, and engineering.

Overview

About the Program

The intent of the Environmental and Energy Policy program of Michigan Technological University is to provide students skills and knowledge necessary in solving present and future environmental and energy challenges, regardless of the specific organization with which they become involved—whether it is a non-governmental agency (NGO), a business that needs to manage its environmental uses, a consulting firm, or a local, state, or federal agency—our faculty prepare graduate students like no other.

In coursework, students develop an understanding of:

  • The existing policy framework that governs social relationships to the environment, including policies that influence energy choices and the use of natural resources;
  • How and why an existing policy, legal, and regulatory framework has come to be structured in its current form;
  • Methods for analyzing policy choices and for facilitating decision-making processes involving a range of participants including the general public;
  • The sociopolitical facets of environmental and energy policy issues.
  • In addition, students complete a research project allowing them to investigate a specific topic in detail.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Agent Based Modeling
  • Environmental and Natural Resources Policy
  • Public Sector Management
  • Water Policy, History, and Governance
  • Environmental Policy Analysis
  • Memory and Heritage

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Résumé / Curriculum vitae
  • Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale
  • Writing Sample
  • Prerequisites: Environmental Sciences, Microeconomics, and Statistics
  • GRE not required
  • TOEFL: Recommended Score of at least 100 iBT
  • IELTS: Recommended Overall Band Score of at least 7.0
  • Michigan Tech requires a minimum 79 overall TOEFL or 6.5 overall IELTS score.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22458 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22458 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    22458 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22458 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Houghton

1000 - 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.

Our partners

Environmental and Energy Policy
-
Michigan Technological University

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!