Climate Science and Solutions MS

Northern Arizona University

Date Posted: June 10, 2022
Submitted by: Lillian Makhoul
Sustainability Topics: Curriculum, Air & Climate
Content Type: Academic Programs
Program Type: Master's Degree


The Climate Science & Solutions (CSS) Professional Science Master’s program combines a foundation of climate science and sustainable systems studies with professional training and organizational skills to help graduates succeed in the growing climate industry.

Learning Outcomes

Understand and explain the physical nature of global climate change Apply national and international standards to conduct professional greenhouse gas inventories Evaluate the social and economic externalities of climate change Describe the ethical, scientific, and policy strengths and weaknesses of current and proposed mitigation and adaptation strategies Identify, analyze, synthesize, and communicate scientific information and uncertainties for public and professional audiences Participate in a professional internship and develop the professional skills needed to establish your career in the growing climate industry

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