The Erb Institute offers a world-renowned MBA/MS dual-degree program that will help you integrate your personal purpose into your career. We provide real-world experiences and project funding to maximize and individualize your time at the University of Michigan. Our graduates are pursuing careers across a wide variety of industries and roles, contributing to both social and environmental impact.
A 2N D D E G R E E : A Master’s of Science from the School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS) is an opportunity to add scientific rigor to already impressive MBA credentials. SEAS offers six fields of study to choose from: Behavior, Education, and Communication Conservation Ecology Environmental Informatics Environmental Justice Environmental Policy and Planning Sustainable Systems
MASTER’S PROJECTS: Through SEAS, you will also complete a Master’s Project, an interdisciplinary capstone experience that enables you to develop solutions to pressing problems that real-world clients face. These year-long team projects are both student-designed and student-led and give you the opportunity to work on a long-term basis with a client of your choosing.
THE ERB EDGE:
A C C E L E R AT I N G
YOUR CAREER WITH PURPOSE
2 Internships 460 Global Alumni 7 Dedicated Staff
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FUNDING: An additional year at SEAS doesn’t necessarily equate to more debt for average Erb students. Erb students have access to more funding opportunities than the traditional MBA student through Erb directly, as well as Ross, SEAS and Rackham. Many Erb students have also served as GSIs, which allows them to waive tuition for the term. Selection into the Dow Fellows program awards $20K per student. Project Funding: Erb Institute dual-degree students have the opportunity to drive business sustainability impact, build their capacity, and network to further their career goals through Impact Project and Partnership Project funding. Erb Institute students are invited to design bold, high-impact initiatives for Impact Project funding to support self-directed learning and career-focused experiences.
ERB STUDENTS RECEIVE FUNDING UP TO:
30K $ 10K $ 6K
annually in Erb Institute scholarships annually for individuals with service backgrounds in matching funds for qualifying internships
C O M M U N I T Y: The Erb Institute community is a tight-knit group of purpose-driven professionals dedicated to pursuing social and environmental impact through business.
It’s really amazing to have this group of selfselecting people who are interested in social and environmental impact to always fall back on. - Alexis Apostol, MBA/MS 2018
STEP 1: Reach out to Erb staff member Emily Keeler with any questions. STEP 2: Apply to SEAS—application fees are waived and SEAS will accept your letters of recommendation used for your Ross application. STEP 3: Get admitted and become an Erber!
Join the Erb Institute as a mid-year applicant!