Limited Residency MA in Environmental Studies
Goucher's MA in Environmental Studies is an applied program that draws from the research methodologies and perspectives of such fields as philosophy of science, sociology, applied anthropology, cultural geography, economics, media studies, political science, ecology, and social entrepreneurship. Providing students with an integrated set of tools to work with communities, organizations, and researchers.
We focus on the importance of social and cultural contexts in understanding and responding to environmental issues. Recognizing that environmental practitioners who may not be scientists must still be able to engage in productive and meaningful dialogue with colleagues in the sciences, Goucher's program will provide the science literacy and quantitative skills necessary to engage all constituencies in these fields.
- Goucher’s distance learning, limited-residency format is what makes us unique. Not only are online classes convenient for our students, but they also allow us to draw on the best faculty from around the world. But it's the residencies that are really special, providing a forum for intensive face-to-face collaboration and camaraderie in an atmosphere of rigorous learning.
- Our faculty bring experience from varied backgrounds to inspire you, help you generate new ideas, and refine your existing ideas with sophisticated and global perspectives that showcase your passion, creativity, and skills.
Sign up to learn more about our limited residency MA in Environmental Studies, call us at 800-697-4646 or 410-337-6200, or apply today.
Spring 2016 Deadline: Friday, October 30, 2015
Goucher Faculty and Students Lead Yardfarmers Project
Erik Assadourian, Environmental Studies faculty member, is the creator of Yardfarmers, an upcoming reality TV show about young Americans moving back in with their parents to farm their parents’ yards and […]
The Dinner Party with 7 Billion Guests
The World Environment Day competition, hosted by the United Nations Environment Programme, selected Master of Arts student Allie Ballentine as one of the top 10 finalists for a blog competition. Here’s her blog.