M.Sc. On Campus

Conservation Technology

Florida Institute of Technology

12 months
1241 USD/credit 37230 USD/year
1241 USD/credit 37230 USD/year
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A master’s in Conservation Technology from Florida Institute of Technology prepares students to start a career immersed in biological or ecological conservation practices, or to continue with further graduate study in a PhD program.


This interdisciplinary field examines genetics, geographic information systems and ecological modeling so students develop the expertise they need to create solutions for today’s most challenging conservation issues—such as climate change analysis, water quality and diseases among oceanic plants and animals. Conservation scientists and ecologists also manage, improve, and protect the country’s natural resources.

Graduates of the Conservation Technology program from Florida Institute of Technology possess quantitative and computer skills that are in demand from a wide variety of industries including environmental consulting and insurance companies, non-governmental organizations and local, state and federal agencies.

Why Pursue A Master's In Conservation Technology At Florida Tech?

The university has over 50 years of excellence in science and engineering education. The conservation technology master’s degree program prepares students for a career using the latest body of knowledge in the industry, while providing excellent research facilities for conducting state-of-the-art research.

Florida Tech’s conservation technology master’s degree program is not just something you study—it’s something students go out into the field and do. Central Florida’s proximity to the Indian River Lagoon, Atlantic Ocean, and Florida wetlands provide a wealth of natural laboratories that other universities simply can’t offer. Florida Tech’s central Florida location allows students to take part in year-round one-of-a-kind field studies. In fact, 51% of Brevard County’s land is protected, making it one of the “greenest” in the United States.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design and Analysis of Ecological Studies
  • Conservation Biology
  • Conservation Genetics
  • Landscape Ecology
  • Applied Geographic Information Systems for Biological Research
  • Modeling for Ecology and Biology
  • Biological Sciences Seminar

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


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General requirements

  • Students looking to enroll in a master's degree program at Florida Tech must hold a bachelor's degree (four-year degree) in a related field from a recognized, regionally accredited college or university (or the international equivalent).
  • Applicants must have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.0 as an undergraduate in order to be considered for admission to a Florida Tech master's degree program.
  • If a student demonstrates acceptable undergraduate achievement but has subject-specific course deficiencies, the academic department that oversees the program will specify the criteria that must be met to make up for them.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1241 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    37230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1241 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1030 - 1585 USD /month
Living costs

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Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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