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Environmental Policy
And Management


The Environmental Policy and Management master's degree and graduate certificate programs at the University of Denver are offered online and on campus in the evenings, or in a combination of both, to meet the needs of busy adults, and prepare graduates to responsibly manage environmental issues, from climate change and health and safety, to energy and sustainability. Students will benefit from a graduate school that caters to busy adults through online and on campus instruction by our professional practitioners who work in the fields they teach. Whether you're a professional currently in the field of environmental policy or management, or you're seeking an environmental master's degree or graduate certificate to expand your skillset, the University of Denver offers career-relevant graduate programs that propel careers forward. Classes are available online, evenings at the University of Denver campus, or a combination of both.

Students will discover how to work effectively within the environmental field through our approach of blending the fundamentals of environmental science and technology to develop sound environmental policies, apply practical knowledge, and develop an ethical management philosophy. The Environmental Policy and Management online graduate program is ideal for busy professionals interested in expanding or acquiring knowledge about natural resources, nuclear power, energy, sustainability, or environmental health and safety. Master's degree seekers will appreciate a hands-on approach in project-oriented courses that provide students with a better understanding of environmental management, ethics, and policy.

Director's Message

John Hill

Welcome to the Environmental Policy and Management program at the University of Denver. Our curriculum includes a rich selection of options across the environmental spectrum, and helps you develop essential skills for the 21st century workplace such as problem-solving, decision-making, and critical thinking. Our curriculum is practical and applied. You will often be able to immediately apply what you have learned in class. Our classes are small, less than 20 students, so you will have ample opportunities to interact with, and get to know, your fellow students and instructors. As you pursue your degree we will provide you with strong teaching, academic advising, career services, timely and relevant content, and many opportunities to enhance your effectiveness in, and knowledge of, the environmental profession.

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