Graduate Program

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“Amazing faculty, well-rounded coursework, and rigorous research methods definitely prepared me to pursue my PhD in Botany at the University of Wisconsin.”

— Kristin Hageseth-Michels, Graduate Student



Program Description

The Environmental Studies Master of Science program is designed to prepare students for careers as environmental professionals or to pursue further academic training in PhD and other advanced degree programs.  Our interdisciplinary curriculum integrates the life sciences, physical sciences, and social sciences and embraces both quantitative and qualitative research.  Global and local perspectives are integrated in the coursework and the faculty and students embrace a diversity of perspectives.


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For more information about the Master of Science degree in Environmental Studies, please contact the Graduate Program Coordinator at