BA-MS Environmental Sciences

What You Can Do With a Master's in Environmental Sciences

A MS in environmental sciences is a research-focused degree. With an MS in environmental sciences you are expected to lead within your organization. Alumni of our MS in Environmental Sciences program work as team leaders in risk management and climate adaptation planning, as group leaders in environmental monitoring and laboratory science industries, as natural resource managers in agencies and nonprofits, and as environmental advocates in non-government and government organizations.

What You Can Take

You will follow the undergraduate degree requirements for your major, however, in what would be your senior year you will transition to taking graduate courses. In your last year of your master’s you will complete your Master’s Capstone (thesis, project, or internship depending on your track).


NOTE - this program will begin in fall 2019 pending approval

Program Contact

Prof. Alan Christian (alan.christian@umb.edu; 617.287.6639)