Masters of the Environment Professional Graduate Program

University of Colorado Boulder

Year Founded: Aug. 1, 2016
Date Posted: July 22, 2016
Submitted by: Myles Maland
Sustainability Topic: Curriculum
Content Type: Academic Programs
Program Type: Master's Degree
Completion: 17 months
Distance: Local Only
Commitment: Full-Time


The Masters of the Environment (MENV) is a professional master’s degree program that is administered by the Environmental Studies Program, but partners with units and disciplines across the Boulder campus including the Environmental Design Program, Colorado Law, the Leeds School of Business, and the Department of Economics, and organizations and institutions in the community. It is a 17-month, cohort-based professional degree program designed for new and early career professionals. The program focuses on leadership, applications, and problem-solving and has five components: (1) the core curriculum, (2) a choice of topical specializations that are supported by (3) skills and techniques courses, (4) electives, and (5) a capstone project.

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