How to Apply

Application Deadlines

The application for the MA in Climate and Society will be available in early fall 2022. 

Priority deadline: January 13, 2023

Final deadline: March 3, 2023

To be considered for financial support, please submit your application by the priority deadline date. Applications submitted by the priority deadline will receive a decision by the end of March. Applications received after the priority deadline will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

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Application Details

The application requires the following:

  • Statement of Purpose
  • CV/Resume
  • Transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation (one must be from academic recommenders)
  • A list of relevant courses*
  • TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo scores for international students

The GRE and a writing sample are not required.

A nonrefundable fee of $95 is required for the 2023 online application to the MA in Climate and Society.

The GRE is not required to apply to the Climate and Society program. 

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or the Duolingo English Test is required for applicants who did not complete their undergraduate degree at a four year English institution. 

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences requires the following minimum scores:

  • 100 on the TOEFL internet-based test
  • 600 on the TOEFL written test
  • 7.5 on the IELTS
  • 120 on the Duolingo English Test