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Masters of Environmental Law & Policy (MELP) Learning Outcomes

Legal Literacy: Graduates will be able to evaluate environmental law and policy.

Legal Institutions: Graduates will be able to effectively engage the institutions and individuals that influence environmental law and policy.

Ecological Literacy: Graduates will be able to assess the social and ecological impacts of environmental law and policy.

Problem Solving: Graduates will be able to formulate solutions to environmental law and policy problems.

Professionalism: Graduates will be able to work effectively in a professional work environment within and across diverse groups of people with varying backgrounds and perspectives.

Communications, Advocacy, and Leadership: Graduates will be able to communicate effectively as advocates, leaders, and problem-solvers.