TRU
Business and Economics

Master's Degrees: Environmental Economics and Management

The world needs you. To balance planet and profit.

Two program options empower you to transform business and lead sustainability


Worldwide economic growth is rapid and there is an urgent demand for management practices that balance financial gains with sustainability.

Businesses across the public and private sectors are increasingly incorporating these considerations into their planning. Managers who understand them will be at the forefront of leading change, and TRU’s master’s degrees in environmental economics and management prepare graduates to make major contributions to this growing field.

Thompson Rivers University's new master's degrees in environmental economics and management prepare graduates to make major contributions to the field of economic sustainable management.

Two program options: same core content, choose your specialization

Both two-year programs provide graduates with a broad knowledge of the business environment and specialized environmental economics and sustainability knowledge. In addition to the shared core content, each program offers a specialization:

  • Master in Environmental Economics and Management: Course-based program offers additional advanced management courses.
  • Master of Science in Environmental Economics and Management: Gain research expertise through a graduate thesis or project.

One-year option

If you’ve recently graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration or Bachelor of Commerce, you may be eligible to enter directly into the second year of the program and complete your graduate degree in 12 months.


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