Environment & Community at Humboldt State

The Environment & Community Program is a 2-year, interdisciplinary Master of Arts in Social Science Degree program.

Imagine discovering sustainable and equitable solutions to challenges we face today.

Now imagine having the flexibility to conduct research you find compelling:

Imagine yourself in the HSU Environment & Community program

  • We focus on the diverse relationships between environment and community.
  • We study these diverse relationships through political, economic, socio-cultural and ecological lenses.
  • We find equitable and sustainable solutions to complex social and environmental challenges.
  • We perform meaningful work and research that we are passionate about.
    Just starting college? We also offer a 3+2 Dual Degree Pathway: Earn both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in five years.

Apply now to the 2-year MA program


Earn your Bachelors & Masters in 5 years!

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Environment and Community MA Program
Humboldt State University
1 Harpst Street
Arcata, CA 95521-8299

Phone: (707) 826-3653
Fax: (707) 826-4496
email: envcomm1@humboldt.edu