Master of Science in Environmental Policy & Management / Environmental Planning
American Public University System

Program Details

APUS offers an online master’s degree in Environmental Policy and Management focusing on Environmental Planning. Students learn how to design, implement, and evaluate sustainable environments.

This environmental science master’s degree examines professional standards and principles of development plans. Classes study interactions between humans and their environment. Government policies, legislation, and other influences are discussed as they relate to sustainable development. 

Course topics available to students in this concentration include:

  • Hazard mitigation and resilient communities
  • The National Environmental Policy Act
  • Watershed management
  • Elements of sustainable design
  • Landscape ecology and planning

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)