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Sustainable Tourism and Protected Area Management

Michigan State University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
27792 USD/year
27792 USD/year
14144 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Science degree in Sustainable Tourism and Protected Area Management from Michigan State University provides students with opportunities to engage in integrated and applied research and to acquire professional skills for the study, management, administration and planning of tourism and protected areas under the overarching concept of community sustainability.

Overview

In addition to meeting the requirements of the university and of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, students must meet the requirements specified below. Students at this Sustainable Tourism and Protected Area Management program from Michigan State University may not be admitted to both the Master of Science degree in Community, Agriculture, Recreation and Resource Studies and the Master of Science degree in Sustainable Tourism and Protected Area Management.

The Department of Community Sustainability offers Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degree programs in Community Sustainability and Sustainable Tourism and Protected Area Management.

Graduate programs in Community Sustainability provide students the opportunity to create individualized programs that draw from several complementary areas of scholarship.

These areas include:

  • Community
  • Food and agriculture
  • Natural resources and the environment
  • Recreation and tourism
  • Communication and leadership

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Survey of Research Methods
  • Sustainable Tourism and Protected Area Management: Theories and Applications
  • Foundations of Community Sustainability
  • Case Studies in Community Sustainability
  • Master’s Professional Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have completed a bachelor’s degree or comparable degree requirements from an educational institution. Relevant experience and strong academic background in the natural, physical, or social sciences are encouraged. 
  • Applicants are required to submit scores from the General Test of the Graduate Record Examination. 
  • Collateral courses may be required to overcome deficiencies in addition to the requirements for the master’s degree. Collateral course work will not count towards the master’s degree.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27792 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27792 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    27792 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27792 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    14144 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14144 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Sustainable Tourism and Protected Area Management
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Michigan State University

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