• Master of Arts in Education: Natural Science and Environmental Education

    Expand Your Reach as an Environmental Leader

    Commitment is the hallmark of environmental educators—commitment to responsible stewardship of the planet and engaging those around us to do the same. As the only program in the region serving formal and nonformal educators, our graduates include naturalists, museum directors, zoo administrators, technical innovators, classroom teachers, and environmental nonprofit leaders.

    Why Hamline?

     With a MAEd:NSEE from Hamline, you will:

    • Become a stronger, more empowered environmental leader.

    • Affirm, clarify, and build upon your commitment to the environment.

    • Deepen your knowledge with engaging content and innovative ideas.

    • Enhance your skills as well as your resume with field-based research experiences.

    Program Overview

    Flexible Structure:Online with some on-campus course offerings (or an individualized accommodation)

    Time to Complete: 18 to 24 months

    Program Begins: Fall and summer terms (required courses)

    Curriculum: 35 credits (23 required and 12 elective)

    Cost: View current tuition rates

    Discount: Hamline undergraduate alumni receive a 10% discount on tuition in the MAEd:NSEE program.

    Transfer Credits: Up to 5 semester credits of graduate coursework from an outside institution or up to 10 credits of graduate coursework from Hamline taken before admission may be used to fulfill elective requirements, provided all transfer criteria are met.


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  • State Eligibility and Complaint Process

    State Eligibility

    Hamline University, like all higher education institutions, must follow individual state regulations before enrolling students outside of Minnesota in its online programs. Hamline can enroll students residing in most states, but please confirm whether your state is among the eligible states.

    Complaint Process

    Hamline University is committed to providing outstanding online education. If you have a question, concern, or complaint about your online education experience at Hamline, please review our complaint process for online education at Hamline.

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