Duration
2 years
Intakes
Aug
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Other costs
Other costs apply

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.

Entry Requirements

  • 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).