Environmental Policy & Management, Master of Science Graduate Studies

Graduate Study

The Master of Science in Environmental Policy & Management (EPM) program provides advanced training in applying environmental science to real-world environmental policy and management issues. Graduates of this program are equipped to integrate technical and scientific expertise in a social-political-natural context to provide effective environmental policy and management solutions; for more information, see Environmental Policy & Management.


Before enrolling, a student should have completed a program of study equivalent to a B.A. or B.S. in a Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) field. Students without a prior degree in a STEM field are required to complete preparatory courses, or their equivalents. Students should have a minimum of two quarters of introductory science and two quarters of upper division STEM coursework. Prior coursework in economics (intermediate microeconomics) is recommended, but not required.