Online Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Policy and Management

Discover limitless possibilities in environmental policy

Air pollution, sea level rise, endangered wildlife, natural resource management and food and water insecurity are are just a few of the global environmental issues that we face today. Develop your boundless potential to effect change with an online bachelor’s degree in environmental policy and management from Lynn University. In this program, you’ll focus on the solutions the world needs. Recognized nationally for its online bachelor’s degree programs, Lynn University gives you the knowledge and tools to think globally and make a difference in your own community.

What you can expect from our degree in environmental policy and management:

  • An education at an innovative and globally-minded university
  • A well-rounded curriculum that’s informed by real-world needs
  • A practical arts and sciences degree that helps lay the foundation to raise your credibility and expand your career options
  • A future-focused program that helps you maximize your potential in the emerging field of environmental policy and management

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Quick facts

Start dates: 3 times a year
Next term: May 7–Aug. 19
Learning format: 100% online
Program length: 4 years

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Learning at Lynn—innovative, global, personalized

3K+ students from over 100 countries

Prepare to work in a global economy through a curriculum that immerses you in an international community, culture and careers.

Highly ranked, technology-driven

Join a school ranked nationally for best online bachelor’s programs and best value by U.S. News & World Report. Access your courses anywhere through iPad®-powered learning.

18:1 student-faculty ratio

Get one-on-one mentoring and support from expert faculty and academic advisers.

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Attend a University recognized by Apple® as a distinguished school for continuous innovation in learning, teaching and the school environment.

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Explore important global issues

Lynn’s online degree in environmental policy is an interdisciplinary program that helps you gain a deep understanding of the most crucial issues impacting our world. You’ll look at the relationship between humans and the natural environment. You’ll explore the forward-thinking policy decisions we can make to mitigate crises and preserve our planet for generations to come.

Here's what you’ll study in the environmental policy and management degree program:

  • Human impact on the environment
  • Geopolitical issues affecting environmental policy
  • How different populations interact with the environment
  • Ethical decision-making, environmental risk and public health

Here’s how we’ll support you

As a student, you will be assigned a student success manager who will serve as your primary point of contact throughout the program—from course registration to tracking your progress. Learn more about the support you’ll receive from your student success manager.

Career opportunities

Environmental policy offers many opportunities for growth and innovation. With a degree in environmental policy and management, you can pursue a range of careers in environmental law, education, government, consulting and more.

  • Environmental lobbyist
  • Environmental politician
  • Park ranger
  • Researcher
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Admission and tuition

The enrollment deadline for the Summer 2023 term is coming soon; below are the application deadlines:

  • Domestic students: April 24
  • International students: April 24

Candidates must provide the following:

  • Completed application
  • Personal statement
  • Official transcripts

To get started, create a profile for Lynn's personalized application portal and fill out an application.

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Online bachelor’s in environmental policy and management tuition: $375 per credit
Fees: $200
Annual total: $11,450

Cost estimates are based on completion of 120 total credits (30 credits per year). Instructional material fees are a one-time charge and do not apply to students who reside internationally or who provide their own iPad and required apps. Some programs and courses may have additional costs.

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Lynn University’s online bachelor’s in environmental policy and management may be more affordable than you expect. Explore scholarship, grant and loan opportunities to find out how much you could save.

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Best online bachelor's programs and best value: Source: U.S. News and World Report, Best Online Bachelor's Degrees and Best Value

Employment and career advancement: Actual outcomes vary by geographic area, previous work experience and opportunities for employment. Lynn University does not guarantee employment placement or career advancement.

Number of Lynn students: Academic statistics as of Spring 2022