Credits required
45 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 45 quarter credits are equal to 30 semester credits.
Cost per credit
$560 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Online You can complete nearly all courses in this program online, with one or a few site-based courses required. View the curriculum.
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Professional Science Master's in Environmental Sciences – Online


Increasing demand for scientists with business acumen

The business world is becoming more dependent on scientific technologies, and there is an increasing demand for managers who have a science background with a strong business acumen.

By earning your PSM in Environmental Sciences, you’ll be able to advance your career by gaining the requisite skills and knowledge to develop solutions that balance economic, health and social interests as continued population growth puts more pressure on the environment.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook, “employment of environmental scientists and specialists is projected to grow 11 percent from 2014 to 2024, faster than the average for all occupations.”

Top job titles for PSM ENSC graduates

  • Environmental scientist
  • Environmental manager
  • Geospatial scientist
  • Environmental planner
  • Environmental consultant
  • City planner
  • Regional manager
  • Project scientist
  • Watershed technical specialist
  • Restoration specialist
  • Aquatic invasive species technician
  • Wildlife biologist

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