Professional Studies: Environmental Management Option
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Master of Professional Studies: Environmental Management Option
The Department of Geography, Geology and Planning participates in the Master of Professional Studies (MPS) degree. The MPS is a cross-disciplinary program which features enhancement of administrative abilities with an area of emphasis. The program is designed to meet the needs of individuals who are established in careers and are seeking professional growth and advancement within their vocations. The 33-hour program builds upon past work experience, and allows participants to expand their knowledge base, abilities, and skills which can lead to enhanced administrative roles within organizations.
A required core of 24 hours is taken in addition to the option requirements listed below. See MPS Program for more information.
Environmental Management Option required courses:
|Course Code||Course Title||Credit Hours|
|GRY 731||Environmental Assessment||3 hrs|
|ECO 640||Economics of the Environment||3 hrs|
|Elective Hours (6 hours chosen from following in consultation with advisor)|
|BIO 632||Principles of Fisheries Management||3 hrs|
|BIO 662||Limnology||3 hrs|
|BIO 689||Game Management||3 hrs|
|BIO 726||Advanced Limnology Methods||3 hrs|
|CHM 660||Chemistry of Environmental Systems||3 hrs|
|PLN 671||Land Use Planning||3 hrs|
|PLN 674||Open Space Planning||3 hrs|
|GRY 748||Physiography & Resource Conservation||3 hrs|
|PLN 670||Planning Law||3 hrs|