Bard CEP Degree Programs
Environmental Policy Graduate ProgramsThe Bard Center for Environmental Policy's graduate programs combine an intensive course of study with practical training in preparation for environmental careers in nonprofit organizations, government, and the private sector. The programs emphasize methods of critical inquiry and provide the practical knowledge necessary to understand the legal, political, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethical forces that influence the decision-making process.
Master's Degree ProgramsThe graduate programs leading to a Master of Science degree in either environmental policy or climate science and policy offer three options. Most students follow the two-year program, which includes a four- to six-month internship and a Master’s Project.
Dual Degree ProgramsDual-degree programs combine innovative M.S. degrees with leading programs in environmental law, teaching, and business. Bard CEP also offers the 3+2 program, an accelerated path to an M.S. degree for undergraduate students.
3+2 Bachelor's/Master's ProgramsThe Center offers qualified undergraduate students a 3+2 option that allows them to receive an M.S. in environmental policy or climate science and policy and a bachelor's degree in an accelerated period of time.