One-Year MBA/MS in Environmental Science & Management 

A combined 75 credits for these two degrees (36 credits for the MS in Environmental Science and Management and 39 credits for the One-Year MBA) is reduced to 67 credits through credit-sharing.

Students must apply and be accepted to both programs of study. 

Students should begin their study in the School of Science & Engineering. Students who successfully complete all requirements will receive two degrees and two diplomas. The degrees must be conferred simultaneously. 

Learning Goals and Methods in the One-Year MBA  

(note: refer to the School of Natural & Environmental Sciences Graduate Catalog for specifics on the MS in Environmental Science and Management program)

Knowledge Area Related Learning Goal
Ethical Competency Students will be able to recognize ethical dilemmas in an organizational context and apply ethical decision-making frameworks to business decisions.
Sustainability Perspective Students will recognize and apply sustainability principles to strategic decisions as a means for competitive differentiation.
Problem Solving Students will demonstrate an ability to analyze complex situations, analyze information and evaluate alternatives from different perspectives to develop solutions for business problems and to seize innovative opportunities.
Management and Leadership Skills Students will gain innovative managerial and leadership skills for motivating people and creating positive organizational change.
Cultural Intelligence Students will possess the skills to manage effectively in a global business environment.

Graduation Requirements for the One-Year MBA/MS in Environmental Science & Management

MS in Environmental Science and Management Coursework 

ENVI 531: Environmental Management 3 credits
ENVI 533W: Writing for Environmental Professionals 3 credits
ENVI 537: Environmental Conflict Resolution & Problem Solving 2 credits
ENVI 540: Environmental Law 2 credits
ENVI 544: Environmental Policy & Politics 3 credits
ENVI 552: Environmental Chemistry 3 credits
ENVI 670: Environmental Toxicology 3 credits
ENVI 672: Environmental Biology 3 credits
Select two of the following (total of 6 credits)  
ENVI 570: Fund Air Pollution Prevention & Control 3 credits
ENVI 571: Fund Water Pollution Prevention & Control 3 credits
ENVI 572: Solid/Hazardous Waste Pollution Prevention & Control 3 credits
Total credits 36 credits

One-Year MBA Coursework

STAT 710: Applied Statistics 3 credits
MGMT 712: Sustainable Business Practices Project I 1.5 credits
GRBU 713: Systems Thinking and Managerial Decision Tools 1.5 credits
ACCT 715: Accounting for Decision Makers 3 credits
MGMT 716: Business Ethics and Global Responsibility 3 credits
ECON 720: Managerial Economics 3 credits
FINC 721: Financial Management 3 credits
MGMT 722: Sustainable Business Practices Project II 1.5 credits
MGMT 723: Managing People for Sustained Competitive Advantage 1.5 credits
MGMT 724: Strategic Sustainability and Models 3 credits
ISYS 725: Managing Information 1.5 credits
SCMG 727: Supply Chain/Operations Management 1.5 credits
MKTG 730: Marketing Management 3 credits
GRBU 731: Professional Development Practicum 1.5 credits
MGMT 732: Sustainable Business Practices Project III 1.5 credits
MGMT 736: Strategic Innovation Management 3 credits
MGMT 737: Leading Change in Sustainable Enterprises 1.5 credits
MGMT 738: Global Business 1.5 credits
Total credits 39 credits