The Environmental Economics and Management program prepares you for a career that requires balancing environmental sustainability and economic development goals. The major is a broad, integrated study of environmental economics, public finance, economic development, community and regional studies and environmental science.
The coursework will help you develop economic analysis skills and basic environmental science knowledge and apply these skills and knowledge to analyze environmental considerations in economic decisions of governments, industry, consulting firms, environmental interest groups and households.
The major also offers students the opportunity to prepare for graduate study in environmental economics or environmental policy studies programs.
For students currently enrolled in Environmental Economics and Policy Majors (EEP), the degree requirements: Environmental Economics and Policy Degree Requirements
For students currently enrolled in Environmental Economics and Management Majors (EEM), the degree requirements: Environmental Economics and Management Degree Requirements
The minor in Environmental Economics is designed to serve students who are interested in the application of economics to environmental issues. Learn more out the EEM Minor.
Salary Range: $25,000 – $42,000
|Career Positions||Companies Hiring MSU Grads|
|Environmental Consultant||AARC Environmental Inc.|
|Environmental Economics Analyst||Booz Allen Hamilton|
|Environmental or Industry Lobbyist||Consulting Firms|
|Land Conservancy Director||Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)|
|Legislative Assistant||Michigan Environmental Council|
|Resource Management Specialist||United States Department of Agriculture|