M.Sc. On Campus

Earth and Environmental Sciences

12 months
24286 USD/year
24286 USD/year
14298 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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If you want to prepare for a career as professional geoscientist in industry, government, or to go on to Ph.D. studies, consider Wright State University’s Master of Science (M.S.) degree program in Earth and Environmental Sciences.  


The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences offers two master’s degree programs-the Master of Science and Master of Science in Teaching (Earth Science). The department is widely recognized for its applied and multidisciplinary programs and maintains a strong emphasis on practical field applications.


The Earth and Environmental Sciences program from Wright State University, prepares students for careers as professional earth scientists in industry, government, or education, or for continued graduate study. 

Programme Structure

Current research focus areas of the department include:

  • Aquatic Biogeochemistry
  • Hydrogeology
  • Geophysics
  • Geospatial Analysis and Remote Sensing
  • Complex Earth Processes

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts, GRE scores, statement of academic and professional goals, and letters of reference

Applicants to the M.S. program must have a baccalaureate foundation in science. The minimum requirement for admission is one year (either 2 semesters or 3 quarters) of undergraduate coursework in at least 3 of the following scientific disciplines:

  • Physics,
  • Chemistry,
  • Mathematics/Statistics,
  • Biology,
  • Earth/Environmental Sciences, and
  • Computer Science

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    24286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12143 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    24286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12143 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14298 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7149 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Dayton

880 - 1352 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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