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A listing of undergraduate and graduate environmental education programs at higher education institutions in North America. The directory provides details about institutions, programs, departments, and faculty. Updates are continually being made. A great resource for students searching for graduate and undergraduate programs to consider and for faculty to network. If you or your program is not included, please contact NAAEE for a login and password to enter or update your information.
The URL is: http://www.naaee.org/programs-and-initiatives/high...
Critical areas of study & action: Conservation of biological diversity & ecosystem management & restoration; risk perception, assessment, management, & communication; environmental equity & urban environments; corporate environmental management; & global environmental change. EE internship & employment offered through dept. Degrees conferred: Bachelor's, Master's, & Ph.D.
The URL is: http://www.snre.umich.edu/
A Boston-based national organization working to help higher education in preparing future professionals for the increasingly complex environmental challenges. The organization offers colleges and universities a range of programs, training sessions, one-on-one consulting and online resources to make the integration of environmental sustainability thinking "second nature" to higher education.
The URL is: http://www.secondnature.org/
Lists programs in the U.S and internationally with brief descriptions of the programs, the degrees that are offered and contact information. Developed by Gradschools.com.
The URL is: http://www.gradschools.com/listings/menus/edu_envi...
Create an environmental vision for tomorrow at the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke while maintaining a commitment to your employer and family! The Duke Environmental Leadership Program is an innovative, two-year online Master of Environmental Management degree, with strategically integrated intensive on-campus visits. The program is designed for working, mid-career environmental professionals and features interdisciplinary and global themes, strategic approaches to environmental management, and effective leadership and communication skills. Learn more at an information session.
The URL is: http://www.nicholas.duke.edu/delinfo
January 10-21, 2011 ~ Front Royal, Virginia
Conservation Conflict Resolution, an intensive 10-day experiential training course, is for anyone addressing conservation conflicts, whether these are conflicts between people and wildlife or between people about wildlife or other natural resources. This graduate/ professional course, offered by the Smithsonian-Mason Global Conservation Studies Programs, is hosted at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Front Royal, Virginia. Employing principles developed by HWCC—the Human Wildlife Conflict Collaboration—a leading organization in conflict resolution training, this course teaches participants strategies and processes for effectively addressing conservation related conflict, including: the role of neutrality in conflict prevention and reconciliation; effective conflict resolving communication techniques; and how to apply conflict analysis and process models to develop real-life conflict resolution plans. Earn Continuing Education Units; graduate credits available for qualified applicants at additional cost through George Mason University.
The URL is: http://www.conservationtraining.si.edu
Fundamentals of Environmental Education
September 13 - December 3, 2010
Deadline: August 13, 2010
A 12-week online course about the fundamentals of environmental education is appropriate for both classroom teachers and for non-formal educators who work with students and/or teachers. Participants may obtain three undergraduate or graduate credits from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. All students, regardless of location, are eligible for the in-state tuition rate. The course is also offered at a reduced cost for those who are not interested in obtaining college credit.
Making EE Relevant for Culturally Diverse Audiences
September 13 - December 3, 2010
Deadline: August 13, 2010
This 12-week online course is designed to provide participants with the basic knowledge and skills needed to make EE relevant to culturally diverse audiences. Participants will broaden their perspective of EE to encompass interests and issues of concern to culturally diverse audiences, assess barriers to participation among these audiences, and apply cultural competency skills in building relationships and partnerships with members of an audience they intend to work with in the future. Although there are no prerequisites for this course, a working understanding of environmental education is essential for success in this course. Participants may obtain three undergraduate or graduate credits from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. It is also available as a non-credit workshop. All participants, regardless of location, are eligible for the in-state tuition rate.
Applied Environmental Education Program Evaluation
September 13 - December 10, 2010
Deadline: August 13, 2010
This 13-week online course is designed to assist environmental educators and natural resource professionals in evaluating their education programs. Participants have the opportunity to develop and apply skills in designing evaluation tools such as surveys, observation forms, and interview and focus group guides. This course was developed as a cooperative effort between the Environmental Education and Training Partnership (EETAP) at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) National Conservation Training Center. Participants may obtain three undergraduate or graduate credits from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. All participants, regardless of location, are eligible for the in-state tuition rate. The course is also offered as a non-credit workshop for those who are not seeking college credit.
Leadership Development in Natural Resources: Strategic Planning and Implementation
September 20 - November 19, 2010
Deadline: August 13, 2010
Learn how to develop successful strategic planning and implementation models, processes and techniques. Emphasis will be placed on managing the strategic planning process to build the capacity of organizations to provide effective environmental education programs. Course participants will also have an opportunity for individual consultation time with the course instructor to discuss specific issues/questions they might have regarding strategic planning. This course has been designed for environmental educators, natural resource professionals and graduate students who are currently involved in a strategic planning process or may become involved in one in the future. This is a nine-week course available for two graduate level credits through the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. It is also available as a non-credit workshop.
The URL is: http://www.uwsp.edu/natres/eetap/index.aspx
April 18-29, 2011 ~ Front Royal, Virginia
The Smithsonian-Mason Global Conservation Studies Program, “Species Monitoring and Conservation: Terrestrial Mammals,” teaches current techniques in the assessment and monitoring of wild mammal populations including bats and terrestrial species of all sizes. During the 12-day intensive residential session, which is designed for graduate students and professionals in wildlife management and conservation, participants will learn the principles of study design, carry out field assessments on the 3200-acre campus, and use the latest techniques to analyze these collected data.
The URL is: http://www.conservationtraining.si.edu
Application Deadline: August 2, 2010
The Fulbright Scholar Program offers 41 awards in teaching, research or combined teaching/research in environmental sciences, including five Fulbright Distinguished Chairs. In addition, faculty and professionals in environmental sciences also can apply for one of the 175 “All Discipline” awards open to all fields.
The URL is: http://www.iie.org/cies
August 7, 2010 - August 10, 2011 ~ Madison, Wisconsin
Edgewood College, Madison, Wisconsin, announces its Sustainability Leadership graduate certificate program to prepare leaders in applying principles of ecological and cultural sustainability. This is a project-based program designed for working professionals, including K-12 teachers and administrators. The program begins in August 2010 with a one-week four-credit residential course, and continues through the Fall and Spring with two four-credit courses meeting every other Saturday, and a three-credit individualized capstone project to be completed in August 2011.
The URL is: http://www.edgewood.edu/academics/graduate/sustai...
Begins June 2010 ~ Washington
North Cascades Institute and Western Washington University offer a Master of Education in Environmental Education and a Certificate in Leadership and Non-profit Administration. The seven-quarter program includes 12 months of residency at NCI’s Environmental Learning Center, nestled in the heart of North Cascades National Park. Course work is designed to provide solid grounding in natural and cultural history, place-based education, and nonprofit administration.
The URL is: http://www.ncascades.org/programs/graduate/index.h...
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation invites you to be a part of a high-quality teacher professional development program - Chesapeake Classrooms. Get your feet wet paddling, hiking, fishing, sampling water quality, and visiting people and places that connect your school and community with the Chesapeake Bay. The five-day courses include studies about human impact on our rivers and the Chesapeake Bay watershed as a whole. Participants will do hands-on activities and can take home an array of interdisciplinary activities and lessons that can be incorporated into the school curriculum. Courses take place in June, July, and August. Graduate credit is available.
The URL is: http://www.cbf.org/chesapeakeclassrooms
West Chester University (PA) will inaugurate two certificate programs in Education for Sustainability (EFS) starting in Summer 2010. The 12-credit programs – one undergraduate, one graduate – are designed for those who want to help students, co-workers, and citizens better understand the challenge of sustainability and become active participants in solutions. The curriculum emphasizes outdoor, experiential, and project-based learning. Information: Dr. Paul Morgan firstname.lastname@example.org
The URL is: http://www.wcupa.edu/_academics/coed/departments/p...
July 19-30, 2010 ~ Front Royal, Virginia
This new Smithsonian-Mason Global Conservation Studies Programs course, "Spatial Ecology, Geospatial Analysis, and Remote Sensing for Conservation," is designed for anyone seeking expertise in using geospatial technologies to monitor biological systems and quantify the effects of human-induced global changes on wildlife and biodiversity conservation.
The URL is: http://nationalzoo.si.edu/SCBI/MAB/GMU/spatial.cfm
Edgewood College, Madison, Wisconsin, announces its Sustainability Leadership graduate certificate program to prepare leaders in applying principles of ecological and cultural sustainability. This is a project-based program designed for working professionals, including K-12 teachers and administrators. The program begins 8/7/2010 with a one-week four-credit residential course, and continues through the fall and spring with two four-credit courses meeting every other Saturday, and a three-credit individualized capstone project (completed 8/5/2011).
The URL is: http://www.edgewood.edu/academics/graduate/sustai...
May 13-22, 2010 ~ Front Royal, Virginia
This new Smithsonian-Mason Global Conservation Studies Programs graduate and professional course, "Conservation Conflict Resolution," will give participants the tools to navigate the complexities of various conservation conflicts and practice techniques for conciliation, mediation, and group dialogue processes with multiple stakeholders.
The URL is: http://nationalzoo.si.edu/ConservationAndScience/M...
July 11-16, 2010 ~ Lincoln, Massachusetts
Deadline: May 1, 2010
The Walden Woods Project’s Thoreau Institute is offering a professional development summer seminar for high school educators and graduate students of education. Now in its 14th year, this interdisciplinary workshop uses Henry David Thoreau's ethic and his experience at Walden Woods as a model for place-based education, and features a daily mix of lectures, field trips, readings, discussions, and reflection time. Participants in the program have the option of earning professional development points (PDPs) or three graduate credits through Fitchburg State College.
The URL is: http://www.walden.org/education/TWS/AW/2010/Overvi...
Create an environmental vision for tomorrow at the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke, while maintaining a commitment to your employer and family! The Duke Environmental Leadership Program offers an innovative, two-year Master of Environmental Management degree for environmental professionals. The DEL-MEM is an online and on-campus program providing a perspective of interdisciplinary and global themes, strategic approaches to environmental management, and effective leadership and communication skills. Information sessions available now at Duke or via virtual sessions. Check the schedule >>
The URL is: http://www.nicholas.duke.edu/del/del-mem/
February 1 - April 23, 2010 ~ Online
This course is designed for educators to learn and practice basic ecological field study techniques and integrate them into their environmental, science, or ecology instruction. From February to April, this course focuses on winter field studies including aquatic, snow, forest, mammal, and bird studies. A number of indoor lab-based studies are also included for those times when it is impossible to get outside. A wide variety of field study techniques will be presented and the participants will share the results of the environmental studies online. Basic ecological concepts will be presented in the context of the field studies. Educators will have opportunities to share their views on a variety of topics related to the environment and education. The course will allow the participants to learn more about various ecological regions and approaches to teaching in nature.
The URL is: http://btc.montana.edu/courses/aspx/descrip3_msu.a...
Apply by: January 28, 2010
Miami University’s Project Dragonfly, honored in 2008 with the NAAEE award for “Outstanding Service to Environmental Education” at the global level, is accepting applications for its 2010 Earth Expeditions graduate field courses and the Global Field Master’s Program (GFP). The courses and the GFP combine summer field courses in Africa, Asia, and the Americas with Web learning communities and bring together graduate students, scientists, educators, and community leaders at critical conservation field sites worldwide for firsthand experience with inquiry-driven education, environmental stewardship, and global understanding.
Each accepted applicant is awarded a tuition scholarship covering 2010 field course tuition, equivalent to $3,100 (Ohio residents) and $7,100 (non-Ohio residents). This tuition reduction applies to all applicants, regardless of residency or nationality. Award recipients are responsible for travel and field costs.
Earth Expeditions courses and the GFP Master’s may be completed part-time from anywhere in the US or abroad, and are open to educators and other professionals from all settings and disciplines.
The URL is: http://www.EarthExpeditions.org
The best educators help people make meaning out of the world by challenging them to think critically, understand deeply, and translate knowledge into action. Our integrated, experientially based program exposes you to a variety of techniques, educational settings, and curricular designs. You experience environmental interpretation techniques, school-relevant design, exhibit development and evaluation, research processes, and environmental communication approaches.
The URL is: http://www.antiochne.edu/es/ee/default.cfm?ref=naa...
July 25 - August 7, 2010 ~ Costa Rica
This two-week short course is being offered by Earth Education International (Costa Rica) and Humboldt State University. Participants can receive three undergraduate or graduate credits. The course includes field site visits and local travel. It is open to students from any university worldwide and to non-students.
The URL is: http://www.earthedintl.org/Summer.htm
10-week EETAP online course about the fundamentals of environmental education is appropriate for both classroom teachers and for non-formal educators who work with students and/or teachers. All students are eligible for the in-state tuition rate and 3 undergrad or grad credits from the Univ. of Wisconsin-Stevens Point or take the course as a non-credit workshop. May not be offered all semesters -- check with USWP.
The URL is: http://www.eetap.org/html/online_ee_courses.php
The McCall Outdoor Science School (MOSS) Graduate Residency in Environmental Education (GREE) is a one-semester training program leading to a University of Idaho Graduate Certificate in Environmental Education. Major program components are: Hands-on, field-based teaching experience for 5th and 6th grade students; graduate level course work in ecology, field teaching methods and outdoor leadership; and experience in non-profit program administration.
The URL is: http://www.pcei.org/moss/mossgrad.htm
Offers programs at the Bachelor's, Master's, and Ph.D. levels in several natural resource disciplines. The faculty, representing a wide range of disciplines and interests, are committed to an interdisciplinary approach to natural resource education. EE internship and employment assistance offered through department.
The URL is: http://www.unh.edu/natural-resources/index.html
Audubon Expedition Institute at Lesley University is accepting applications for its M.S. programs in Ecological Teaching and Learning, and Environmental Education. The 18-month M.S. in Ecological Teaching and Learning is for educators in schools and nonformal settings who want to enhance their ecological understanding and use their work site to apply their learning. The two-year M.S. in Environmental Education trains students to become self-motivated educational leaders in the environmental field.
The URL is: http://www.lesley.edu/gsass/audubon/index.html
This course provides environmental professionals with a practical introduction to the strategies, methods and tools of environmental communication that effectively lead to changes in behavior. The field-based skills gained through this course will benefit all practicing environmental professionals faced with the challenge of changing behaviors. The primary set of tools covered in this course will focus on environmental social marketing. This course is taught entirely from a distance using online and telecommunication technologies.
The URL is: http://www.nicholas.duke.edu/del/continuinged/envc...
Environmental professionals can now earn a Master of Environmental Management at Duke University online. email@example.com
The URL is: http://www.nicholas.duke.edu/del/
Nova Southeastern University is offering this Master of Science in Education with specialization in Environmental Education. The environmental education courses were each developed through consultation with the NAAEE Guidelines for Excellence.
The URL is: http://www.nova.edu/ocean/disted/msee.html
This summer Lesley University introduces a new Master of Arts in Urban Environmental Leadership, a low-residency program preparing students to create environmental and social change in the world’s cities. Students in the program investigate urban ecology, environmental justice, urban environmental history, sustainability, and international urban development, all with an eye on the way human forces shape the urban environment.
The URL is: http://lesley.edu/gsass/environmental_studies/uel/...
The University of Montana is now offering a Graduate Certificate in Wilderness Management. The certificate provides students and professionals with training and expertise in the key topics related to wilderness management. Four online courses cover the history and philosophy of the wilderness system, wilderness law and policy, wilderness recreation management, wilderness ecosystem conservation and resource monitoring, and wilderness planning. Courses are offered as traditional correspondence courses or interactive online courses through the Wilderness Management Distance Education Program in the College of Forestry and Conservation.
The URL is: http://wmdep.wilderness.net/
LeadAmerica is a youth leadership organization which sponsors college-accredited, academic-, and career-focused leadership programs for our world’s most promising young leaders. The Ambassadors Abroad programs provide students with a dynamic, academic, and interactive introduction to the complex historical and contemporary issues facing nations around the world. On LeadAmerica’s Australia & New Zealand and Costa Rica programs, students discover the diverse ecosystems, indigenous populations, and innovative conservation efforts of these ecologically important regions of the world. Students return home with an enlightened perspective of the world and their responsibility as a global citizen and leader within it.
The URL is: http://www.lead-america.org
"A program of the College of Engineering at NMSU...WERC is expanding our national capability in the management of waste and restoration of the environment, including the relationships between energy and environmental issues." Professional development opportunities, environmental workshops (9-12), higher ed programs, and research and funding info.
The URL is: http://www.werc.net/
This 32-credit master’s degree program brings educators from schools, museums, nature centers, and alternative teaching settings together in learning communities to develop and deepen their capacity to integrate ecological concepts into the curriculum. The program includes two field-study summers and three distance learning school-year semesters. For more information visit the Web site or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The URL is: http://www.lesley.edu/gsass/audubon/etl_program.ht...
The IslandWood Graduate Residency in Education, Environment, and Community is based on the principle that a sustainable future demands knowledgeable, committed, and reflective educators. Each year Islandwood graduate students spend 10 months living, learning, and teaching on their 255-acre campus in Washington State. Tuition discounts for 2009-2010 available for early applicants – $500 discount for applications received before January 1st, or $250 when received before February 15th.
The URL is: http://islandwood.org/graduate_program/front-page
Create an environmental vision for tomorrow at the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke while maintaining a commitment to your employer and family! The Duke Environmental Leadership Program offers an innovative, two-year Master of Environmental Management degree. The DEL-MEM is an online and on campus program providing a broad perspective of interdisciplinary and global themes, strategic approaches to environmental management, and effective leadership and communication skills. Learn more at an upcoming information sessions: http://www.nicholas.duke.edu/del/fall08-infosessions.html
The URL is: http://www.nicholas.duke.edu/del/del-mem/
Produced by the Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in association with the Harvard University Center for the Environment, the course consists of 13 half-hour streaming video programs, online text, professional development guide, and a Web site. Graduate credit is available from participating institutions. All online materials are free of charge and hard copies of materials are available at nominal cost.
The URL is: http://www.learner.org/resources/series209.html
This place-based master's program combines a low-residency progressive education approach (in which students work on projects in their home communities) with service learning on nature, culture, community, sustainability, restorative justice, and action as areas of inquiry, art and practice.
The URL is: http://www.goddard.edu/masterarts_environmental
The SAWC offers skills development courses as modules of the certificate course in natural resource management to local and international students. These courses include a wide spectrum of wildlife management, nature-based tourism, community-based natural resource management and environmentally-related topics. See Web site for courses offered throughout the year.
The URL is: http://www.wildlifecollege.org.za/short_courses.ht...
The University of Wisconsin – River Falls is offering an online graduate certificate program that will provide the skills necessary to effectively preserve the natural resources, while enhancing economic opportunity and the quality of life, in the participant’s community. Knowledge gained may be immediately applied to a real community or resource site through the development of a comprehensive site management plan. Contact: Steve Sandstrom, WRNT Program Coordinator, at email@example.com
The URL is: http://www.watchwildlife.com
The Master's Degree Program in Environmental Education at Southern Oregon University is designed to train educators to meet the challenge of developing awareness, promoting stewardship, and inspiring a sense of wonder for the natural world.
The URL is: http://www.sou.edu/biology/enved/index.html
The Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center of Goshen College offers a 12-month graduate program that culminates in a master's degree in environmental education. This program is designed for college graduates who will work as environmental educators in diverse settings such as nature centers, outdoor education programs, nonprofit camps, parks and recreation programs, public and private schools, and independent environmental organizations. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
The URL is: http://www.goshen.edu/merrylea/graduate/index.php
The IslandWood Graduate Residency in Education, Environment and Community, in partnership with the University of Washington, is a unique immersion experience in learning and teaching at one of the nation’s most innovative and sustainable campuses. Graduate studies include experientially based courses in education and professionally mentored teaching of children from urban Seattle and surrounding counties in our four-day residential program. Using cultural and natural communities as a context for learning, graduate students teach children the importance of environmental and community stewardship.
The URL is: http://www.islandwood.org
The Audubon Expedition Institute at Lesley University offers a Master of Science in Ecological Teaching and Learning, an 18 month program for working educators in schools, museums, and nature centers. Students explore the integration of ecological concepts into the curriculum and create a self-designed project demonstrating mastery of ecological principles. This program is approved for Elementary Science Professional Licensure in Massachusetts and may satisfy certification requirements in other states.
The URL is: http://www.lesley.edu/gsass/audubon/
This site a useful starting point for a student interested developing skills in environmental science. Environmental Science degrees are available by interactive compressed video, the internet, traditional video, independent study and live courses.
The URL is: http://www.webs.uidaho.edu/envs/
The CEEE at the University of Northern Iowa seeks to fulfill the mandate to "think globally and act locally" by promoting actions at the local level that have global implications. Teacher Certification, EE internship and employment assistance offered through dept. Bachelor's and Master's degrees conferred through dept.
The URL is: http://www.uni.edu/ceee/
The grad program in EE consists of one degree program (M.S.) & three program options (Ed.S.,Ed.D., Ph.D.). The EE courses can be taken as electives in the advanced grad programs. Teacher certification, EE internships & employment assistance offered through dept.
The URL is: http://www.fit.edu/education/
International master program with students worldwide joining, both theory and practice in European context. English spoken, also in the field.
The URL is: http://saxion.edu/ncbm/
The Teachers Earth Science Institute utilizes mineral science and mineral processing to enhance the teaching of science in middle and high schools. Teachers will be involved in hands-on, discovery-based activities that integrate concepts in math, physics and chemistry with elements of social science.
The URL is: http://www.mg.mtu.edu/nsfesit.html
The College provides undergraduate and graduate education programs, conducts research, and sponsors extension education programs on natural resource and environmental issues, with emphasis on integrating biological, ecological, physical, geographic, and social sciences. EE internship and employment opportunities through department. Degrees conferred: Bachelor's, Master's, and Ph.D.
The URL is: http://www.cnr.usu.edu/front.asp
The Graduate Program in Environmental Studies integrates the study of environmental science and public policy and leads to the Master of Environmental Studies degree. Teacher Certification and EE internships and job opportunites are available through the dept.
The URL is: http://www.evergreen.edu/mes/
Program offered by Penn State Lehigh Valley giving "firsthand experience of the biodiversity found in temperate rain forests and other Alaskan habitats."
The URL is: http://www.lv.psu.edu/jxm57/alaska/
At the University of Colorado's campus in Boulder, a joint effort between NOAA and the university, for the study of the geosphere, biosphere and atmosphere. Site provides info on academic and governmental activities, meetings and seminars.
The URL is: http://cires.colorado.edu/
Earn undergrad or grad credits through program offered by Penn State Berks-Lehigh Valley College. The purpose "is to give the student firsthand experience of the biodiversity found in tropical rain forests and tropical oceanic islands."
The URL is: http://www.lv.psu.edu/jxm57/galapagos/
Public University in Victoria, BC, specializing in education for working professionals. Offering Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, or Masters of Arts degree.
The URL is: http://www.royalroads.ca/ste
Explorations in Learning courses typically run five to fourteen consecutive days and are offered with college credit or as an audit. Your "classroom" could be a tall ship on the ocean, a kayak on the Gulf of Maine, the seaside of Martha's Vineyard, or the mountains of New Hampshire.
The URL is: http://www.bu.edu/explorations
The program provides a strong environmental science education for students entering environment related jobs in industry, government or who are going to graduate school.
The URL is: http://www.marygrove.edu/undergraduate/environment...
A landmark, cross-sector leadership journey focused on measurable results for sustainability outcomes. The program employs quarterly sessions, coaching and
facilitation, organization-specific planning and implementation, and cutting edge tools and
methodologies. Fellows join and collaborate with the leadership corps effecting sustainability imperatives and change, in the United States and internationally.
The URL is: http://www.leadershipresults.org/
The Environmental Management and Policy Program (EMAP) at Rensselaer is a forty-five credit Masters of Science program. Interdisciplinary in nature, graduate studies in environmental management take advantage of RPI’s 175 year tradition of excellence in engineering, biology, chemistry, and earth science.
The URL is: http://emap.mgmt.rpi.edu/
SERC is a 2700 acre research and education facility located on the Chesapeake Bay, MD. SERC offers activities and programs on local ecology for school groups, teachers and the general public, as well as research and internship programs for undergrad and graduate students.
The URL is: http://www.serc.si.edu/
"ULSF promotes academic leadership for the advancement of global environmental literacy... providing information and resource referrals, facilitating communication, offering technical assistance, and conducting training workshops that support institutional initiatives to engender environmentally responsible decisionmaking and action through education."
The URL is: http://www.ulsf.org/index.html
The Environmental Law Center at Vermont Law School offers a Master of Studies in Environmental Law (M.S.E.L.) degree, which may be earned on a full-time, part-time, or summers-only basis. Our program offers interdisciplinary study in environmental law, policy, science, and ethics.
The URL is: http://www.vermontlaw.edu/
Directory to universities and colleges that offer credible education of a high internationally recognised standard. Distance & Classroom Education from Europe, America and Australasia.
The URL is: http://www.iarcedu.com/
Programs for online degrees from universities, colleges, academies and institutes on the Directory of Schools.
The URL is: http://www.directoryofschools.com/
Degrees in Outdoor & EE: Undergrad, Grad, and Post-Baccalaureate (Certificate in Environmental Education) programs offered. Different approaches dependent upon the primary education setting - formal (pre-K to 12) or non-formal (nature centers, State & Natl. parks, collegiate outdoor programs, etc.)
The URL is: http://www.d.umn.edu/ceed/
Located at Boston University, CEES is a multi-disciplinary program that offers "education, research, and professional training in the fields of energy and environmental analysis." The CEES Website provides background information on the program and faculty.
The URL is: http://www.bu.edu/cees/
An individualized and interdisciplinary Master of Arts program which focuses on how the natural environment and human communities work together to solve--and resolve--social and environmental problems.
The URL is: http://www.antiochsea.edu/ec
The Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies offers a Bachelors degree in Recreation and a Masters degree in Recreation Administration. EE internship opportunities and employment assistance are also available through the department.
The URL is: http://www.csulb.edu/~rls/
An online master’s degree specializing in resource interpretation is available through the College of Forestry and Agriculture at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, TX. Formal and Non-formal education design. Course examples: Curriculum-based Learning, Interpretive Planning, Media and Graphics, and Field-based Programs. Designed in cooperation with the National Park Service.
The URL is: http://www.sfasu.edu/msri/
The Environmental Education Directory - helps prospective environmental students to find schools and career resources. Includes Guidance Articles and Interviews and more than 600 links covering Applying, Books/Supplies, Careers/Jobs, Financial Aid, Majors/Programs, and more.
The URL is: http://www.enviroeducation.com/
Arizona State University (ASU) offers an online graduate and undergraduate degree programs in Environmental Management and Emergency Management and a certificate program in Hazardous Waste Management at the ASU East Campus.
The URL is: http://www.east.asu.edu/ctas/imt/etm/index.html
The Environmental Studies Centre (ESC) is located in a restored primary school on the island of Cyprus and runs short courses and daytrips in ecology and geography.
The URL is: http://www.esc.com.cy/
The DEEP Ecostery is a two-month, 17-credit, residential intensive of living and learning ecosophy. Students are submerged into our wilderness campus where, “Wilderness is our classroom: Nature is our teacher.” We also have several more accredited programs that might be of interest.
The URL is: http://www.deepwild.org/
The Center for Environmental Sciences and Education at Northern Arizona University provides outreach to educators as well as degree programs. It currently offers a BS in Environmental Sciences, an MS in Environmental Sciences and Policy and a Graduate Certificate in Conservation Ecology.
The URL is: http://www.nau.edu/~envsci/
Huxley College offers a learning environment rich in interdisciplinary course work, diverse in its faculty and students, and innovative in its approach to environmental education. EE internship and employment opportunities offered through dept. Degrees conferred: Bachelor's and Master's.
The URL is: http://www.ac.wwu.edu/~huxley/
North Cascades Institute announces a NEW GRADUATE PROGRAM IN ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION in cooperation with Western Washington University. North Cascades Institute provides field-based environmental education about the natural history and culture of the Pacific Northwest.
The URL is: http://www.ncascades.org/programs/graduate/index.h...
Undergrad program concentrations: Park & Protected Area Mgmt., Tourism & Commercial Recreation and Interpretation. The master's and doctoral graduate programs focus is to include other publics such as concessionaires, private land owners, policy-makers, agency personnel, communities, & special interest groups. Internship and employment assistance offered.
The URL is: http://www.cnr.colostate.edu/NRRT/
Not-for-profit organization working with host-country scholars and institutions to conduct environmental research and offer undergraduate and graduate field study courses in Natural History; Environmental Science, Ethics and Public Policy; and Science Education. Our courses are appropriate for undergraduate, graduate, teachers and serious adult continuing learners.
The URL is: http://www.environmentallearning.org/
Audubon Expedition Institute is an academically rigorous alternative to traditional colleges and universities for undergraduate or graduate students pursuing a deeper ecological understanding of environmental education,
leadership and advocacy. Our goal is to create experiential learning communities that inspire informed and compassionate ecological leadership.
The URL is: http://www.GetOnTheBus.org
The Wisconsin Center for Environmental Education (WCEE) was established in 1990 to assist in the development, dissemination, implementation and evaluation of environmental education programs focusing on elementary and secondary school teachers and students. The WCEE works to improve environmental education throughout the state of Wisconsin.
The URL is: http://www.uwsp.edu/cnr/wcee/
Offers Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate Environmental Science programs.
The URL is: http://www.kennedy-western-university.info
Environmental Social Sciences at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute offers Ph.D. programs in Ecological Economics and Science and Technology Studies that are designed to help you change the world for the better.
The URL is: http://www.rpi.edu/dept/sts/ess/
The ESJ program is a new opportunity for college students to learn about Japan's environmental problems and responses. It includes guest lecturers from leading researchers, field trips, and internships. Credit avilable through Michigan State University.
The URL is: http://www.isp.msu.edu/JCMU/
The Dept of Recreation, Parks & Leisure Services Admin offers a Master of Arts degree in Recreation, Parks, & Leisure Services Admin, with options in Recreation & Parks Administration & Therapeutic Recreation. EE internships & employment opportunities are offered through dept.
The URL is: http://rpl.cmich.edu/grad/
TSS offers residential and non-resdential EE courses throughout the year to students and adults of all ages. The Professional Residency in Environmental Education and Natural Science (PREE)is a one-year graduate-level academic program and teaching practicum.
The URL is: http://www.tetonscience.org/
The Florida Master Naturalist Program is an adult environmental education program for adults developed by UF/IFAS. Three 40 hour teaching modules include; freshwater wetlands, coastal systems, and upland habitats. Students learn science based curriculum and interpretation skills in the classroom and in the field. Videos are available for purchase.
The URL is: http://www.masternaturalist.org/
The January issue of Audubon Magazine highlighted Teton Science Schools Professional residency in Environmental Education (PREE) program. The PREE experience is a one-year graduate-level program in the content and methodology of environmental education and interpretation. The program includes courses in natural sciences, education, as well as extended practicum experiences in the outdoors, classroom and community. For more information, visit www.tetonscience.org or contact Dr. John Haskin, John.firstname.lastname@example.org, or 307 733 4765 X319.
See the Audubon article at http://magazine.audubon.org/features0501/education.html
The URL is: http://www.tetonscience.org
Beginning studies include biology, human ecology, natural history, and physical geography. Advanced studies in areas such as field ecology, environmental conservation, agroecology, and environmental education. Internship and employment opportunities through dept. Degrees conferred through dept: Bachelor’s and Master’s.
The URL is: http://www.prescott.edu/academics/rdp/environmenta...
"The Dauphin Island Sea Lab is Alabama's marine research facility. The Discovery Hall Program educates over 12,000 students a year about the marine environment. University Programs and resident faculty administer the undergraduate and graduate programs at the DISL."
The URL is: http://www.disl.org/
ETL students at the Audubon Expedition Institute at Lesley University are educators earning a master's degree while continuing to work. Two summer sessions satisfy the required fieldwork. Fall & spring semesters are distance-learning experiences & final semester is a practicum.
The URL is: http://www.lesley.edu/gsass/audubon/index.html
Future Generations is an international school for communities concerned with equitable and sustainable change. The innovative Master's Degree in Applied Conservation & Community Development offers people the opportunity to remain on the job while earning a degree. Catalogue and application materials available on the website.
The URL is: http://www.future.org/
The Pennsylvania Center for Environmental Education is established to provide increased public and private access to quality environmental education through service, education, and research.
The URL is: http://www.pcee.org/
"A non-profit consortium founded & guided by students. Membership is comprised of varied educational institutions and organizations from diverse bioregions...Our mission is to combine the strengths of our membership into an innovative, voluntary association of educators diversifying student learning opportunities." Information on Campus greening, web links and "Ecoversity."
The URL is: http://www.naage.org/
The EE Master's program is a prof. dev't program for teachers. The intent is to increase knowledge & leadership skills relative to natural resources & EE in Wisconsin K-12 schools & districts. Teachers can pursue the program while retaining their full-time teaching positions.
The URL is: http://www.uwsp.edu/natres/msnree/
EPCEM is a one-year postgraduate master course that starts each in September. It is organised by several Dutch, French and Eastern European universities and includes lectures, workshops, field trips, group work and internships.
The URL is: http://www.epcem.org
The center conducts research and provides instruction & outreach on critical environmental problems & the relationship with humankind. Projects & publications include the Atlas of the Biosphere, containing numerous maps documenting environmental phenomena across the globe.
The URL is: http://www.sage.wisc.edu/
The Centre for Environmental Strategy (CES) is a multi-disciplinary research centre at the University of Surrey. CES provides education and training within and outside the University to promote understanding environmental issues within their broad context to facilitate sustainable solutions.
The URL is: http://www.surrey.ac.uk/CES/
Chico State offers a B.S. in Recreation Administration w/Options in: Recreation, Parks and Natural Resources Mgmt, Resort and Lodging Mgmt. and Therapeutic Recreation. Master's in Recreation Admin. EE Internship opportunities and employment assistance offered through dept.
The URL is: http://www.csuchico.edu/catalog/cat97/recr/bs_recr...
The College of Natural Resources at the University of Idaho offers an online certificate in restoration ecology. The Restoration Ecology Certificate consists of five senior level and graduate courses (12 credits total) and covers such integrated subjects as general restoration ecology, social and human dimensions of restoration ecology, aquatic restoration, and fire ecology.
The URL is: http://www.cnr.uidaho.edu/cnr/certificates/
A broad and diverse department offering flexible degrees: Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Ph.D. The mission of the department is to establish and implement research and educational programs that enhance environmental stewardship in the management and use of natural, agricultural, and urban systems in a socially responsible manner.
The URL is: http://www.nres.uiuc.edu/
Course information and readings used in the Values and Environment Philosophy MA at Lancaster University, including approaches to environmental ethics.
NOTE to admin: This should replace the dead link http://www.lancs.ac.uk/users/philosophy/mave/guide_1.htm which is currently in your system.
The URL is: http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/depts/philosophy/awayma...
The SOC is the largest university-operated environmental center in the world. Located 57 miles from the main campus on a 240-acre tract in the center of Stokes State Forest, Sussex County, and part of the College of Science & Mathematics.
Offering programs for elementary, middle and high school groups, workshops for teachers, and Graduate Fellowships and Internships.
The URL is: http://www.csam.montclair.edu/njsoc/
The EE program is unique because it addresses the needs of both K-12 classroom teachers and environmental educators working in informal settings. Teacher's Certificate, EE internship and employment offered through department. Degrees conferred with EE concentration: Master's, Ph.D., Ed.D., Specialist.
The URL is: http://www.coe.ufl.edu/
Provides one access point for students in EE. EE internship and employment assistance. Bachelor's., Master's, Ph.D. Degrees conferred from department with EE concentration.
The URL is: http://www.fw.msu.edu
Undergraduate Degree Programs, Bachelor of Science in Natural Resources, and graduate programs at the Master's and Doctoral level available. EE Internship and employment available through dept.
The URL is: http://snr.osu.edu/
The undergraduate EE program allows students to build a course of study to meet their interests by selecting from an approved list of interdepartmental courses. At the graduate level, the program is tailored to meet the needs and interest of the student. Internship and employment offered. Bachelor's, Master's, Ph.D., Ed.D. and Specialist degrees conferred from dept.
The URL is: http://www.eas.purdue.edu/
Internet-based workshops for K-8 teachers earn graduate credit on-line to help meet the specific development goals of teachers, schools, and districts.
The URL is: http://www.DragonflyWorkshops.org/
A marine institute based in the Cayman Islands where teachers can participate in a summer field course on the geology, ecology and evolution of coral reefs. Teachers can receive up to 6 graduate college credits and earn their SCUBA certification, and will complete a project which can be developed into a course or laboratory exercises for K-12. Undergrad and Grad courses are also available.
The URL is: http://www.reefresearch.org/
The mission of the Michigan Tech Sustainable Futures Institute is to create and disseminate new methods and processes for generating scientific knowledge and engineering products in support of sustainability decisions and education.
The URL is: http://www.sfi.mtu.edu/
Columbia University twelve-month masters degree program will train professionals, academics, teachers and citizens to understand and cope with the impacts of climate variability and climate change on society and the environment.
The URL is: http://www.columbia.edu/cu/climatesociety/
A learning laboratory for college students in Recreation & Parks, Education, Agriculture, Forestry and More. EE internship opportunities through dept. Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Ph.D. conferred through department.
The URL is: http://shaverscreek.org/ShaversCreek/
Interdepartmental natural resources conservation degree offered through the Institute of Renewable Natural Resources, combine the Bachelor of Science (BS) degree with programs in the departments of Natural Resource Conservation into an interdisciplinary Bachelor of Science (BS) degree with a major in Renewable Natural Resource. Degrees conferred Bachelor's, Master's, Ph.D.
The URL is: http://wfscnet.tamu.edu/index.cfm
Tumaster.com is an organisation dedicated to inform, primarily Spanish and Latin American students, about the wide range of postgraduate courses existing around the globe.
The URL is: http://www.tumaster.com/
Department of Physical and Health Education is a unit within the College of Education, programs offered are undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, and graduate level with EE concentration. EE Internship and employment assistance offered through department.
The URL is: http://www.uakron.edu/education/
Offers a holistic approach to natural resource management, emphasizing sustainable forest practices in the Southeast U.S., which includes education and communication. Bachelor's, Master's and Ph.D. degrees conferred from department. EE internship and employment through department.
The URL is: http://www.sfrc.ufl.edu/
The College of Education at the University of New Mexico is committed to the mission of advancing the quality of educational experiences for all learners (COE Plan of Action, 1994). EE internship and employment assistance offered through dept. Degrees conferred with EE concentration: Master's and Ph.D.
The URL is: http://coe.unm.edu/
The College of Natural Resources' faculty specialize in environmental education and environmental interpretation. Degrees conferred: Bachelor's and Master's. EE internship and employment opportunities offered.
The URL is: http://www.uwsp.edu/cnr/
The Master of Science in Environmental Education for K-12 Teachers is a professional development program for practicing teachers to earn a Master's degree while continuing to teach. It is
designed specifically for K-12 Teachers with face to face classes held during a 3 week period of the summer session and one-third of the degree available online during the academic year. Candidates may transfer in up to 9 graduate credits. This degree program is intended to increase knowledge and leadership skills in EE for K-12 teachers.
Contact Angela Arkin at 715-346-3854 or email@example.com. New candidates normally begin coursework in February, but applications are accepted at any time.
The URL is: http://www.uwsp.edu/natres/msnree
Find details on programs and degrees of online and campus colleges and universities, career, specialty, technical, trade and vocational schools, and junior colleges in the US and Canada.
The URL is: http://www.e-referencedesk.com/education/
Part of UNESCO's efforts to develop an international information network to facilitate exchange of knowledge, information and materials on EE. It offers a large list of EE training and research institutions around the world. Info on about 500 institutions worldwide.
The URL is: http://www.unesco.org/education/educprog/environme...
Duke University Environmental Leadership Master of Environmental Management program. Degree program for working professionals with focus on strategic approaches to environmental management, interdisciplinary and global themes, communication and effective leadership. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org
The URL is: http://www.nicholas.duke.edu/del/
Master of Arts in Environmental Education and Communication (MAEEC) at the Royal Roads University, Victoria B.C., Canada, develops the competence and skill of environmental educators & communicators presenting environmental information to audiences. EEC is delivered through a combination of on-campus residencies and online learning. Contact Dr. Richard Kool: email@example.com.
The URL is: http://www.royalroads.ca/ste/
Staff and faculty listing for UM.
The URL is: http://www.umich.edu/facstaff.html
The National Energy Foundation website offers materials and information for educators, and students grades K-12, concerning energy awareness. The NEF Academy offers several professional development university graduate credit, independent study courses developed for K-12 school teachers.
The URL is: http://www.nef1.org
Combining its commitment to academic excellence with a concern for the development of the total person with a distinctive Christian perspective, Hardin-Simmons in Abilene, Texas, serves students through quality educational programs designed to provide An Education Enlightened by Faith. Enviro Mgmt Graduate Program
The URL is: http://www.hsutx.edu
Columbia University's new one-year Masters Program in Climate Science and Policy trains professionals and academics to understand and manage climate risk. This rigorous program emphasizes the problems of developing societies. Now in its second year, the program is expanding its financial assistance opportunities.
For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website.
The URL is: http://www.columbia.edu/cu/climatesociety/
Master of Science in Environmental Education for K-12 Teachers: http://www.uwsp.edu/natres/msnree/
A professional development program for practicing teachers to earn a Master’s degree while continuing to teach.
The Wisconsin K-12 Energy Education Program (KEEP): http://www.uwsp.edu/cnr/wcee/keep/
Program created to promote energy education in Wisconsin.
Contact: Carrie Ziolkowski at 715-346-4651 or email@example.com
Learning, Experiences, and Activities in Forestry (LEAF): http://www.uwsp.edu/cnr/leaf/
Program goals are: to document forestry concepts Wisconsin K-12 students should learn, to develop a "Wisconsinized" Forestry Education Lesson Guide for classroom and field use, to build partnerships with Wisconsin K-12 Forestry Education stakeholders and support their efforts.
Online Environmental Education at UW-Stevens Point: http://www.uwsp.edu/natres/msnree/onlinegrad.htm
Online EE courses for formal and non-formal educators in Wisconsin offered primarily in the Spring and Fall semesters, with the convenience of anytime/anywhere learning.
The URL is:
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