Master of Science (MS) in Ecology


The Graduate Degree Program in Ecology is one of the leading programs in graduate ecology education in the U.S. and the world. We have an ongoing tradition of research excellence, publication and post-graduate placement.

Master of Science (MS) in Ecology

Areas of Study

  • Ecological Risk Assessment and Management
  • Human Environment Interactions

Next Steps


Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

Financial Aid

Application Deadline Dates

  • Fall – January 1
  • Spring – November 1 (please speak with a faculty advisor if you wish to apply for spring semester)