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Environmental Studies: Peace Corps Master’s International

Peace Corps Master’s International Option

(37 Credit Hours/Peace Corp Tour 27 Months)

Masters International Option Environmental Peace Corps

Build the educational foundation that will support personal, international or sustainable conservation initiatives. Choose the Master’s International (MI) option, and you’ll take advantage of experiences that will help you understand more fully the global implications of your work in environmental studies.

Water–related and environmental-education options are important components of this program. Other areas include environmental pollution, geoinformatics (with a specialty in hydrology and hazards), conservation biology, ecology and environmental policy.

Admissions Criteria

  • Official transcripts from all academic institutions
  • Official GRE scores
  • Official TOEFL scores if your primary language is not English
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • Previous coursework in biology, chemistry and statistics
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Written goals

2016-17 Tuition

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Application Deadlines

Fall priority deadline for completed applications: March 15 (This deadline is for those students seeking scholarships and assistantships.)
Fall deadline for all other completed applications: July 1

Contact Information 

Timothy Callahan
Program Director

David Owens
MI Program Director

Additional Information