5-Year BA & Master of Arts in Environmental Studies

5 Year Bachelor of Arts/Master of Environmental Studies

This program is not accepting new admits as of the Summer 2024 semester. 

The 5-Year BA+MAES is a fast-track program designed for high performing undergraduates in the BA in Environmental Studies program. By accelerating the completion of two degrees, students will jump start their careers.

Admission Requirements

Students apply for admission to the 5-year Program through the Maxine Goodman Levin School of Urban Affairs. A complete application is comprised of the 4+1 application form, official Graduate Record Exam scores, and two letters of recommendation from faculty.

  • 90 hours earned
  • Achievement of a grade point average of 3.25 or better
  • GRE scores at the 40th percentile (verbal and quantitative combined) and an Analytical Writing score of 4.0
  • Completion of core competencies (economics, public policy and statistics) by earning a grade of B or better in UST 300, UST 404, UST 436 and CVE 450.
Contact Information

Public Affairs Student Services Center
Telephone: (216) 687-3884 / E-mail: