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Environmental Studies

  • Environmental Studies at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Environmental Studies at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Environmental Studies at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Environmental Studies at the University of Minnesota, Morris

“Morris is a perfect place to study the need, the implications, the policy, and the economics of environmental issues. Not only does this program offer some of the best professors on campus, it allows you to explore several disciplines. And you will be doing so at a school that is dedicated to being green, in the heart of rural Minnesota.”

—Kate Beyer Paris ’05, project developer, Agriculture Utilization Research Institute.

Why choose Morris?

Morris is an ideal place to do environmental studies. Here are some of the things that set us apart:

Award–winning professors, cutting edge research, personal attention, a sustainable community, renewable energy facilities, wetlands, woodlands, prairieā€¦Morris has it all! You won’t find a better place to immerse yourself in the study of the environment.

A University of Minnesota, Morris environmental studies degree will prepare you to understand the complex environmental issues of our time. You’ll gain broad knowledge of the natural environment and the role of humans in the environment.

Our environmental studies graduates go on to successful careers in government, education, non–profit service, public policy, urban planning, and many other fields.

A place where professors know you

At Morris, you will enjoy close interaction with your professors. The environmental studies faculty is renowned for teaching and passionate about the environment.

Morris graduates report a very high level of satisfaction with their education, and many students maintain lifelong friendships with their Morris professors. Here are some reasons why: