Master of Environmental Studies (MES)

Application and acceptance to the program is required for core classes and thesis. Special students may take elective courses. Upper division undergraduate students may take elective courses with faculty permission. All course descriptions and times are subject to change.

Looking for Undergraduate Environmental Studies offerings?

1st Year Core
Title   Standing Credits Schedule F W S Su
graduate Conceptualizing Our Regional Environment (gCORE)

Kevin Francis, Shangrila Wynn and Erin Martin

  GR 8 6-10p Tue/Thu F 14
Ecological and Social Sustainability

Erin Martin, Peter Dorman and Shangrila Wynn

  GR 8 6-10p Tue/Thu W 15
Research Design and Quantitative Methods

Peter Dorman, Dina Roberts and Kathleen Saul

  GR 8 6-10p, Tue/Thu S 15
2nd Year Core
Title   Standing Credits Schedule F W S Su
Case Studies and Thesis Design

Dina Roberts and Kathleen Saul

  GR 8 6-10p Tue/Thu F 14
MES Thesis

Kevin Francis, Peter Dorman, Kathleen Saul, Dina Roberts, Shangrila Wynn and Erin Martin

Signature Required: Winter Spring 

  GR 8 6-10p every other Tue W 15 S 15
Electives
Title   Standing Credits Schedule F W S Su
Advanced GIS

Mike Ruth

  GR 4 6-10p Wed F 14
Conserving and Restoring Biodiversity

Timothy Quinn

  GR 4 6-10p Wed F 14
Cost-Benefit Analysis and the Environment

Peter Dorman

  GR 4 6-10p Mon F 14
Fall 2014 Approved MPA Courses for MES Students

Various MPA Faculty Members

  GR 4 Evening and Weekend F 14
MES Individual Learning Contract

Various MES Faculty

  GR 2, 4 F 14 W 15 S 15 Su 15
MES Internship

Various MES Faculty

  GR 2, 4 F 14 W 15 S 15 Su 15
Sustainable Forestry: A Study in Natural Resource Management

Richard Bigley

  GR 4 6-10p Mon F 14
Environmental Rhetoric and Communication

Kevin Francis

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed W 15
From Electrons to Renewable Energy Credits: An Introduction to Electricity and Electricity Policy

Kathleen Saul

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed W 15
Restoration Ecology

Sarah Hamman

  GR 4 6-10p Mon W 15
Water Management for Human and Environmental Systems

Paul Pickett

  GR 4 6-10p  Mon or Wed W 15
Wildlife Conservation and Policy

Dina Roberts

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed W 15
Winter 2015 Approved MPA Courses for MES Students

Various MPA Faculty Members

  GR 4 Evening and Weekend W 15
Aquatic Ecology

Erin Martin

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed S 15
Climate Justice

Shangrila Wynn

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed S 15
Spring 2015 Approved MPA Courses for MES Students

Various MPA Faculty Members

  GR 4 Evening and Weekend S 15
Summer 2015 Approved MPA Courses for MES Students

Various MPA Faculty Members

  GR 4 Evening and Weekend Su 15