Degrees Offered: MS
The master of science in energy policy and climate will prepare the next generation of interdisciplinary professionals to address climate issues and sustainable energy systems. Graduates have a firm grasp of the science related to changing climate and global warming. They also possess deeper insights into energy production, delivery, and consumption for both traditional systems and sustainable/renewable energy alternatives.
The Johns Hopkins MS in Energy Policy and Climate program teaches the management skills you need to navigate today’s carbon-constrained environment. This includes helping you develop an understanding of policy strategies employed at the local, state, and national level in response to climate change challenges. On an international level, you’ll have an understanding of the multilateral agreements and non-U.S. based approaches to both mitigation and adaptation to global warming.
Rooted in the Morton K. Blaustein Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, the program is overseen by a faculty of distinguished instructors with valuable experience in the academic, public, and corporate sectors.
Through the Advanced Academic Programs (AAP), the Johns Hopkins University Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences offers flexible graduate degrees and certificate programs that respond to the unique educational requirements of working adults seeking to pursue their professional and personal development through academic exploration.
Onsite courses are offered in the evening and on Saturdays to fit your busy schedule. Courses are offered in the fall, spring, and summer terms.
AAP offers classes across four sites: Homewood campus in Baltimore, MD; Washington, D.C., Center near Dupont Circle; Montgomery County Campus in Rockville, MD; and online.
All programs are accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.