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Climate Change Institute

About the Program

  • Why the University of Maine?
  • Graduate students working in the institute register for Ph.D./M.Sc. degrees in related UMaine academic units.
  • The Climate Change Institute also offers a M.Sc. degree program in Quaternary and Climate Studies.
  • See program requirements and graduate study forms and information page.
  • All graduate students are required to take INT 601 "Responsible Conduct of Research" during their first semester.
  • An Independent Ph.D. degree is also available through the Graduate School. Students affiliated with the institute investigate human and global change, past, present and future.


Our primary disciplines are:

  • Climatology
  • Archaeology
  • Glaciology
  • Glacial geology
  • Ecology
  • History
  • Marine Geology
  • Modeling

For more information about the institute MSc program contact the Graduate Coordinator:
Dr. Karl Kreutz or (207) 581-3011.

Or, complete our graduate studies request more info form.

For other academic unit related programs contact the graduate coordinator for the affiliated department.


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