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Geography - Earth System Science

The University of Alabama

24 months
Duration
30250 USD/year
30250 USD/year
10780 USD/year
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About

Our Geography - Earth System Science program at The University of Alabama is focused on understanding atmospheric, hydrological, ecological, and earth surface processes to improve our understanding of Earth as an integrated system and our ability to address environmental challenges. We work at multiple spatial and temporal scales and in a number of regions around the world.

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Overview

Key Features

The Geography - Earth System Science program at The University of Alabama is committed to the discovery, application, and dissemination of knowledge concerning the environment and society in order to help our students become global citizens, environmental stewards, policy makers, and scientists, and to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Alabama by helping better understand human impacts on the environment and interactions between society and Earth’s natural systems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods and Traditions
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Climatology
  • Directed Research in Physical Geography
  • Boundary Layer Climates
  • Applied Climatology
  • Forest History and Restoration
  • Hydroclimatology
  • Extinction and Endangered Species
  • Natural Hazards
  • Topics in Global Environmental Change
  • Soil Science
  • Physical Geography of the Southeastern United States

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online application form
  • Application fee payment
  • Statement of purpose
  • Unofficial admission scores (GRE, GMAT, MAT or MCAT; if required by the department)
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Language scores (non-native English speakers)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15125 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15125 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5390 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Tuscaloosa

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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