Outdoor and Environmental Educaation

The only program of its kind in Alaska (or almost anywhere!), APU’s Master of Science degree in Outdoor and Environmental Education (MSOEE) prepares professionals in outdoor-related careers, current teachers and others with a passion for the outdoors for advancement into many interdisciplinary career fields involving outdoor education. 


Experiential learning starts early on in this personalized, hands-on program, where you will combine theory with design and delivery of curricula in the on-site teaching/learning lab that serves children and adults eager to learn about nature, well-being and the outdoors. The Master of Science in Outdoor & Environmental Education (MSOEE) provides graduate students training in outdoor and environmental education literacy, pedagogy, and programming using APU’s active learning model. The degree program aims to develop graduate level competencies by offering intense, hands-on education utilizing APU’s Kellogg and main campuses. Students finish their degree by completing either a research or project-based thesis.

Program details

Academic level(s)Master
CountryUnited States
Language of instructionEnglish
InstitutionAlaska Pacific University
Fields of studyTeacher training and education science (broad programmes)Environmental scienceTravel, tourism and leisureNatural environments and wildlife
Tagsecosystemseducationoutdoorsalaska
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