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Be a leader in bettering our planet with a Master of Science in Environmental Sciences (ENVS) at LSU Online. Our MS in environmental science program equips those seeking to study the environment and develop environmental solutions with the knowledge needed to make a difference. The coursework consists of multidisciplinary scientific approaches to understand the relationship between social and natural systems. Students gain the knowledge and skill set needed to secure their future in the environmental science field.
Save Time and Money - You may be able to use prior learning, such as professional certifications and military training, to earn credits towards your degree. Ask your Enrollment Coach for more details.
Earning the online master of science in environmental science allows students to complete their coursework while balancing work, family, and other responsibilities.
Throughout your entire academic journey a personal Student Success Coach will be available to answer questions and offer encouragement.
Led by field-experienced experts, the MS in Environmental Sciences Degree is an advanced program that provides fundamental principles and techniques in a flexible learning environment.
Ranked #9 on the 2020 College Consensus list of best online master’s in environmental and sustainability management.
Total credit hours per program: 36 credit hours
Cost per credit hour: $546
Total cost with fees: $19,656
You may be able to find savings and earn credit from previous work or training, or as demonstrated by your industry certifications, through Prior Learning Assessment. Learn more.
The total cost above does not include transfer credit or financial aid. Cost per credit hour and fees are subject to change. Fee schedules may vary by program depending on course-specific fees for proctoring and/or books. Please contact a Student Success Coach for more information.
|Environmental Sciences Core||Credit Hours|
|ENVS 7700 Integrated Environmental Issues||3|
|ENVS 4500 Health Effects of Environmental Pollutants||3|
|ENVS 4101 Environmental Chemistry||3|
|ENVS 4261 Energy and Environment||3|
|ENVS 4477 Environmental Toxicology||3|
|ENVS 4149 Design of Environmental Management Systems (PC with Windows operating system is required)||3|
|ENVS 7112 Marine Ecotoxicology||3|
|ENVS 4113 Multi-Media Chemical Behavior for Risk Assessment||3|
|ENVS 7041 Environmental Policy Analysis||3|
|ENVS 7050 Spatial Modelling (PC with Windows operating system is required)||3|
|ENVS 7043 Environmental Law and Regulation||3|
|ENVS 7997 Environmental Practicum||2|
|ENVS 7995 Environmental Seminar||1|
Students in our environmental sciences master’s program will study how many branches of science intersect with the environment.
Topics covered in this degree program include the following:
Our program is 100% online, allowing students to complete coursework at their own pace. This structure provides the flexibility our students need when balancing their responsibilities. The degree is also top-ranked by the 2020 College Consensus list of best online master’s in environmental and sustainability management. While enrolled, students will learn from industry experts to prepare them for the real-world application of their knowledge.
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