Climate Science and Policy

Science centered. Policy driven. Global Reach. 

Scripps Institution of Oceanography is training the next generation in climate science and policy. 

The Masters of Advanced Studies in Climate Science and Policy (MAS CSP) Program responds to the increasing global need for scientific, policy, and communication experts who can understand and act on climate challenges concerning the future of our planet. 

The MAS CSP Program provides professionals with an unparalleled opportunity to be trained in California, a state revolutionizing climate policy, and mentored by a remarkable array of prestigious faculty. The intensive one-year program combines scientific knowledge of climate principles with powerful hands-on communication training so graduates can apply climate solutions in a wide variety of industries and fields.


The 2020-2021 Application is Open!

See our "Admission" page for details and timeline.