About this course
The Master of Environmental Studies (MES) program at the University of Pennsylvania helps you translate your passion for the environment into a fulfilling career whether as a researcher, policy advocate, teacher or business executive.
Note: Please contact the university directly for information on tuition fees.
- Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and strong academic record.
- Current resume.
- The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) is required of all applicants except applicants with five or more years of professional experience or Penn undergraduate submatriculants.
- Two letters of recommendation from faculty or supervisors familiar with the applicant's abilities and scholarly work, including at least one academic reference, if possible.
- Written statement of career objectives and reasons for choosing the Master of Environmental Studies Program at the College of Liberal and Professional Studies. See specific essay questions.
- Most international applicants must also submit TOEFL scores (see:www.sas.upenn.edu/lps/english_proficiency). If the medium of instruction for your undergraduate degree was not English, you must submit an official TOEFL score. The minimum TOEFL scores required for admissions consideration are: 100 (iBT), 250 (CBT), or 600 (PBT).