The Environment & Community Program is a 2-year, interdisciplinary Master's Degree program.

Imagine discovering sustainable equitable solutions to challenges we face today

Now imagine having the flexibility to conduct research you find compelling

  • Community-based natural resource management
  • Indigenous rights and cultural resources
  • Food systems and agriculture
  • Urban sustainability
  • Environmental education and policy
  • Environmental and social justice

Imagine yourself in the HSU Environment & Community program

  • We are a two-year, interdisciplinary master’s program.
  • We focus on the relationship between people and the environment.
  • We find socially just solutions to environmental problems.
  • 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.

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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