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Master of Science (M.S.) in Environmental Science

Master of Science (M.S.) in Environmental Science

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The Environmental Science major is designed to provide students with an interdisciplinary education while allowing them to train and conduct research in an area of focus. With over 50 graduate-level courses available, students have the flexibility to tailor the curriculum to meet their academic goals. Learning Outcomes All students will demonstrate an ability to identify and develop research problems the capacity to think critically and solve problems an ability to provide a critical review of relevant literature/studies in environmental science that are central to their studies proficiency in data analysis (e.g., data mining, data synthesis) an aptitude to quantitatively assess and interpret a wide-range of environmental data an ability to effectively communicate research problems and research findings in oral and written forms to both the scientific and lay communities Non-thesis Option Degree requirements: 33 credits Environmental Science courses (18 credits) Focus area courses (12 credits) Creative Component (3 credits)