Transform Your Passion into Purpose with RRU’s Online Programs

Transform Your Passion into Purpose with RRU’s Online Programs!

Are you passionate about making a difference in the environment? Do you dream of tackling climate change head-on and advocating for a sustainable future? Royal Roads University (RRU) offers you the opportunity to turn your passion into purpose with fully online programs:

  1. Master in Environmental Practice (MEP)
  2. Graduate Certificate in Science and Policy of Climate Change (GCSPCC)


Why Join Programs at RRU?

RRU is committed to providing an exceptional learning experience. Here’s why:

  • Fully Online: Complete your studies within two years at your own pace, without the need to compromise your current commitments.
  • Creditable: With over 80 years of educational excellence, RRU has been a pioneer of online learning since the early 1990s. You can trust the quality of education you’ll receive.
  • Small Class Sizes: Enjoy personalized attention from professors in our intimate class settings, ensuring you receive the support you need to succeed.
  • Cohort Teaching Model: The focus on group-based coursework and collaborative learning fosters a dynamic educational environment where you can learn from your peers.
  • Ashoka U Changemaker Network: RRU is proud to be among the 7 prestigious universities in Canada, dedicated to driving positive social change through education.
  • Nationally Diverse Demographic: Join a community of students from across Canada and around the world, enriching your learning experience with diverse perspectives.


RRU and ECO Canada Partnership Benefits:

As a student in these programs, you’ll also benefit from the partnership with ECO Canada. Enjoy exclusive benefits such as:

  • EPt Student and EPt Memberships application fee waived
  • Free Essential Skills for Job Seekers online course
  • Access to ECO Canada Webinars and Resource Library


Benefits for Students After Completing the Programs:

  • Develop core environmental skills
  • Transition to a new career or industry more easily
  • Meet professional goals and career objectives
  • Increase career possibilities and earning potential


Master in Environmental Practice (MEP) Program:

Choose between two options:


Upon completion, you’ll be eligible for the Environmental Professional in-training (EPt) Certification and the Environmental Professional (EP®) Certification. You can earn a Graduate Certificate in Science and Policy of Climate Change as part of your program


Graduate Certificate in Science and Policy of Climate Change (GCSPCC) Program:

The first of its kind in Canada, this program offers you the chance to:

  • Work hands-on with organizations to solve climate challenges locally and globally.
  • Gain insights into the multifaceted challenges of climate change and related issues.
  • Break into the climate science field or enhance your existing knowledge.
  • Utilize your skills in various sectors, including government, industry, and non-governmental organizations.


Ready to make a difference? Enroll in RRU’s Master in Environmental Practice or Graduate Certificate in Science and Policy of Climate Change programs today!

Learn more here.

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