Cultivate your leadership skills and be prepared to navigate the business side of environmental management. Organizations need strong, ethical leaders conversant in finance strategy, communication best practices, and technical knowledge. Learn to analyze and manage environmental risks, development, compliance, and regulations as you take an integrative approach to crafting solutions for complex environmental challenges.
Skills You'll Learn
Lead business and finance strategy while understanding the environmental context
Direct compliance efforts and understand statutes and regulations
Use management and reporting systems
Plan out your schedule and determine your preferred timeline for completing your master's degree—finish in as few as 18 months or take up to five years.
Environmental Scientists and Specialists Salary: National Average
"I was already working in my field and I was loving my field and so, I wanted to continue to be on the ground, getting my hands dirty, making an impact while pursuing my master's at the same time." —Dayna Reggero, graduate.
Flexible Online Classes
We understand the demands of balancing work, friends and family, and school can be challenging. That's why at University College, you can complete your program entirely online. Our online learning platform makes it easy to work anywhere at any time.
Our programs are developed and updated with the input of advisory boards composed of industry leaders and employers. This ensures that you'll learn what employers are looking for, and gain the most current information with a view to future industry trends, connecting you to future success.
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University College programs maintain the highest level of accreditation offered by The Higher Learning Commission, one of the regional accrediting bodies recognized by the federal government. The University of Denver and all of its academic programs are regionally accredited by this commission, and regional accreditation is the highest standard for universities in the United States.