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Environmental Studies, Master of (M.Envs.)

Garman, Dr. Gregory C.
Director, B.S., Accelerated (dual-degree) and Master's (M.S. and M.Envs.) programs in Environmental Studies, and Director, Center for Environmental Studies
gcgarman@vcu.edu
(804) 828-7202

Admission requirements summary

Environmental Studies, Master of (M.Envs.)
Degree:

M.Envs.
(non-thesis degree option)
Semester(s)
of entry:

Fall
Spring
Summer
Deadline
dates:

Jul 1
Dec 1
May 1
Test
requirements:

GRE
Special requirements:
See program Web site

The Center for Environmental Studies offers a Master of Environmental Studies (non-thesis option) that replaces the thesis with a directed research experience and a comprehensive exam.

Student learning outcomes

  1. Graduates will possess a sophisticated and practical understanding of methods for collection, analysis, presentation, and critical interpretation of environmental data using appropriate statistical and quantitative tools.
  2. Graduates will be able to use emerging environmental technologies and apply them under real-world conditions.
  3. Graduates will be able to conduct objective research and/or interpret research findings, and apply scientific concepts and information to the decision-making process for environmental regulations and policies.
  4. Graduates will be able to effectively bridge the realms of policy and science on critical environmental issues; able to make significant contributions in an interdisciplinary professional and academic environment.

 

 

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