Graduate Studies

Our three graduate programs are grounded in values of service, community, social justice, and stewardship. An interdisciplinary approach to learning, close collaboration, and narrative evaluations are distinctive features of these programs.

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Meet Graduate Programs staff during Virtual Advising Drop-ins for Undergraduates every Monday!

Master of Public Administration

Advocate powerfully on behalf of the public, imagine new possibilities, and accomplish positive change in your workplace and in your community. Evergreen’s MPA programs emphasize social change and democratic governance – perfect for the student who wants to make the world a better place. 



MPA students working in class, Image of Evergreen Longhouse tribal totem


Master in Teaching

Vibrant public education is the foundation for a just society. We are looking for teacher-activists who join students, families, and their communities to work toward a sustainable and equitable future for all. Plant the seeds of justice, become a certified teacher who creates equitable learning opportunities for all children. 

MiT student in classroom, MiT student teaching young people in elementary classroom


Master of Environmental Studies

Evergreen has been a leader in environmental studies for more than 50 years. The Master of Environmental Studies degree teaches graduates to be creative, critical thinkers with the research skills required for the complex nature of professional environmental work and leadership. 


MES students at a poster session, MES students studying forestry outside