Environmental Science: Environmental Management Professional Science Masters, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 33 Hours

Required Core Curriculum
ENVR 5123Environmental Problem Analysis3
ENVR 5533Genres of Environmental Writing3
ENVR 5303Issues in Environmental Sustainability3
ENVR 5503Environmental Management Practicum3
ENVR 5510Environmental Management Internship3
Hours Subtotal15
Select 18 hours of natural or physical science.18
Examples of Elective Courses:
Clean Air Act: Regulation, Compliance and Reporting
Hazardous Waste Regulations for Environmental Managers
Bioremediation for Environmental Managers
Industrial Ecology
Environmental Management Systems
Applied Standards for Environmental Managers
Physical Geology for Environmental Managers
Chemical Aspects of Environmental Science I
Chemical Aspects of Environmental Science II
Environmental Site Assessment
Environmental Impact Assessment
Environmental Site Remediation
Watershed Management
Field Stream Assessment
Hours Subtotal18
Total Hours33

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Graduate College Masters Degree Requirements

Plan I (coursework with thesis)

  • A minimum of 30 credit hours
    • A minimum of 24 coursework credit hours comprised of:
      • 6 research or creative component credit hours
      • 21 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer hours with "B" or better)
      • 21 credit hours at 5000- or 6000-level

Plan II (coursework without thesis)

  • A minimum of 32 credit hours
    • A maximum of 3 credit hours of research or creative component
    • A minimum of 23 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer credit hours with "B" or better)
    • A minimum of 21 credit hours at the 5000- or 6000-level