Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

School of the Environment

118 Science Research and Teaching Center (SRTC)




  • M.S. Systems Science
  • Ph.D. Earth, Environment, & Society
  • Ph.D. Systems Science
  • Graduate Certificate in Computer Modeling and Simulation
  • Graduate Certificate in Computational Intelligence

The School of the Environment was formally established in 2009. This School is made up of four participating departments (Environmental Science and Management, Geography, Geology, and Systems Science), associated faculty from across the university, and several affiliated groups (USGS Oregon Water Science Center, the Oregon Natural Heritage Information Center, the Institute for Natural Resources, and others). Multi-disciplinary research groups, institutes, and centers within the School support its efforts in problem-based research. The School of the Environment administers the Earth, Environment, & Society doctoral program, the Systems Science doctoral program, and the Systems Science master's program. For more information on the composition of the School, please see www.pdx.edu/environment.