The Environmental Sustainability concentration of this online environmental science master’s degree examines the complex relationship between humans and their surroundings. Graduates will understand the role that Sustainability plays in solving environmental problems on a local to global scale.
Classes discuss government policies and the ways that barriers prevent full Sustainability from being implemented. Students will analyze how to use Sustainability principles to meet critical resource needs including renewable energy and water quality and quantity.
The curriculum includes studies of:
- The National Environmental Policy Act
- Elements of sustainable design
- Energy policy and sustainability
- Landscape ecology and planning
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School Accreditation & Licensing
American Public University System is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
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