Professional Skills Modules (PSMs)
are offered throughout the year. Beginning in 2018, completion of four of the eight Modules is a graduation requirement for the MEM degree
, but because PSMs focus on skills that every graduate will need in their professional lives, each session is open to all students. Modules are held on Fridays and are led by best in class facilitators. Registration is required. Topics covered are:
More information on the PSMs can be found here
For-credit YSE courses
focus on topics that are best taught over time. These include:
Financial Concepts for Environmental Managers
Fundamentals of Working with People
are organized by students and others over the course of the school year. Past skill-share topics include backpacking basics for researchers, Google drive, photography, etc. If you have a skill you would like to share with your peers, and would like to run a workshop this year, please complete this proposal form here
YSE students are fortunate to have access to the YSE Professional Communications Center
for individual coaching sessions covering presentations, interviews, and other topics. Students can sign up
for multiple sessions throughout the year.
Looking for ways to best tap into professional skills resources or have workshop requests? Email the team, or stop by our offices.