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The different topics covered in an environmental sciences program all center on studying the environment and solving related issues. These may include animal migration patterns, pollution control, global climate change and alternative energy systems. Students may take courses in biology, ecology, chemistry and geology.

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University College of Southeast Norway

The programme focuses on environmentally-friendly energy production from both renewable and finite resources and on cleansing processes that reduce air and water pollutio ... [+]

Master of Science, Energy and Environmental Technology The programme focuses on environmentally-friendly energy production from both renewable and finite resources and on cleansing processes that reduce air and water pollution.

The programme includes specialization in the areas of combustion and energy, and within physical and biological cleansing processes. Some of the work is done with experimental equipment, and other topics utilize advanced mathematical models.

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The programme is taught in English (international students are enrolled in the programme).

Careers

Employment may be found in companies concerned with process safety and impact assessment; the design and operation of cleansing processes; energy production; administration and distribution; and within the public and private sector research environments. A Masters in technology qualifies students for doctoral studies at University College of Southeast Norway or at other university colleges and universities both in Norway and abroad.... [-]

Norway Rauland Hønefoss Porsgrunn Bø i Telemark Kongsberg Horten  + 3 More
August 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Online
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Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs

The Master of Science in Environmental Science and Policy is a springboard to leadership for environmental professionals. The program gives students a powerful understand ... [+]

The Master of Science in Environmental Science and Policy is a springboard to leadership for environmental professionals. The program gives students a powerful understanding of where the sciences overlap and inform policy while providing insight into how policy is implemented and affects environmental outcomes. The program was designed by academic leaders in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Johns Hopkins, in conjunction with experts in applied science at regional and federal institutes and agencies. The focus is on studying the environmental effects of current use on the creation, updating, regulating, communicating and enforcing of environmental policy.

The core curriculum provides the strong foundation of fundamental environmental science and policy required to work at the forefront of the field. A broad range of electives provides curricular flexibility to allow students to tailor their academic experience to suit personal needs and interests.... [-]

USA Washington
January 2020
Part-time
1 - 5 years
Online
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University of Illinois Springfield

The curriculum for the M.S. in Environmental Sciences allows students to gain a strong scientific understanding of ways to study, evaluate, and interpret environmental re ... [+]

The curriculum for the Master of Science degree allows students to gain a strong scientific understanding of ways to study, evaluate, and interpret environmental realities and their impacts, as well as to manage and mitigate environmental problems.

Students will gain an understanding of ways to evaluate the impact of human activities on the environment and human health, to balance social and economic needs with environmental realities, to learn how to use resources imaginatively for sustained yields, and to become aware of the role of values in issue formulation and policy making.

Environmental Sciences

The curriculum for the M.S. in Environmental Sciences allows students to gain a strong scientific understanding of ways to study, evaluate, and interpret environmental realities and their impacts, as well as to manage and mitigate environmental problems. Objectives are to enable students to:... [-]

USA USA Online
June 2019
Full-time
Part-time
40 hours
Online
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