BA/MA in Energy & Environment

Boston University


The BA/MA program in Energy & Environment offered through the Department of Earth & Environment combines advanced undergraduate and graduate coursework to provide students with the foundational knowledge and advanced analytical skills to prepare them for professional opportunities in energy and environmental fields at a variety of organizations including government agencies, consulting firms, and nonprofits. The program provides qualified juniors and seniors an opportunity to earn a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in one coherent program.

The program is open to students pursing the major in either Environmental Analysis & Policy (EAP) or Earth & Environmental Sciences (EES). The MA is awarded in Energy & Environment by the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences (GRS).

Students receive the BA and MA degrees simultaneously. Pursuing a second undergraduate major is allowed only by petition to the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences upon application to the BA/MA program. Courses taken for graduate credit must be taken at the 500 level or higher and completed with a grade of B− or above.


  • Institution Name: Boston University
  • Department: Earth and Environment
  • Address: One Silber Way, Boston, MA 02215
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  • Name: Sayaka Yamaki
  • Title: Undergraduate Program Coordinator
  • Email:
  • Phone: 617-358-0499