An Interdiciplinary Approach

Systems Ecology is a research-based M.S.and Ph.D. program drawing on over 30 faculty from across the University with diverse expertise, including ecology, geography, social sciences and marketing. Students choose this program for its potential breadth, interdisciplinary focus, and to learn how to conduct and advance scientific research.


of Ph.D. and 55% of MS students publish their research in leading scientific journals in their fields

Global reach

Systems Ecology grad students and faculty conduct research on all seven continents of the globe


of Systems Ecology graduate students are funded by research grants or teaching assistantships