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Wildlife, Aquatic, and Wildlands Science and Management

Texas Tech University

12 months
Duration
17530 USD/year
17530 USD/year
9350 USD/year
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About

Those interested in pursuing a Master of Science in Wildlife, Aquatic, and Wildlands Science and Management at Texas Tech University or doctoral degree in the Department of Natural Resources Management should consult with the chairperson prior to enrolling for any course.

Overview

The department offers thesis and non-thesis Master of Science programs. The thesis option requires a minimum of 24 hours of graduate coursework plus 6 hours of thesis followed by successful defense of the thesis and final examination.

The non-thesis degree requires a minimum of 36 hours of graduate coursework and a final examination. Transfer from a thesis to a non-thesis degree is not allowed after the first semester of enrollment. However, transfer from a non-thesis to a thesis degree is allowed for students showing a significant aptitude, provided that a major advisor has the desire and resources to support the transfer.

Before recommendation for candidacy to a  Master of Science in Wildlife, Aquatic, and Wildlands Science and Management at Texas Tech University, students may be requested to take a preliminary examination to determine proficiency and background for graduate work. Students may be required to take (without graduate credit) such undergraduate leveling courses as may be designated by the graduate advisory committee.

In addition to our focus on promoting membership participation at:

  • scientific meetings
  • we also aim to host guest speakers/lecturers
  • to provide a general forum for open communication among students, faculty, and staff of NRM.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Ecology and Conservation Biology
  • Range Research Methods
  • Synecology
  • Fire Behavior and Ecology
  • Plant Ecophysiology
  • The Physiological Basis for Grazing Management
  • Wetland Ecology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Application fee
  • Unofficial transcripts of ALL post-secondary institutions attended, including a copy of official English translations for each transcript
  • Unofficial copies of all post-secondary diplomas earned*
  • Unofficial proof of English proficiency
  • Proof of financial support*
  • Passport bio page*
  • GRE

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9350 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lubbock

909 - 1335 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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