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Environmental Toxicology

Texas Tech University

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

The purpose of the proposed Master of Science in Environmental Toxicology at Texas Tech University is to provide an academic structure through which students receive formal classroom education and strong guidance regarding complex research problems that evaluate toxic substances that are released into the environment.

Overview

Masters graduates will be qualified to fill positions in universities, colleges, governmental agencies, foundations, and industry. 

The objectives of the Master of Science in Environmental Toxicology at Texas Tech University  are to provide skilled researchers with background to:

  • Develop and manage nationally and internationally recognized research programs which utilize the expertise of toxicologists, chemists, engineers, wildlife biologists, ecologists, statisticians and invertebrate biologists to determine the effects of environmental contaminants on humans and free-living populations of animals.
  • Increase our understanding of the fundamental mechanisms of toxic response in humans, wildlife fish and other biological resources.
  • Assess the direct and indirect effects of environmental contaminants on humans, wildlife, fish and other biological resources.
  • Integrate research efforts with those of federal, state and local regulatory agencies, private industry and environmental groups to provide the highest quality scientific data upon which environmentally sound policy decisions can be made.
  • Provide classroom and laboratory instruction in Environmental Toxicology at the associate, baccalaureate and graduate teaching levels.
  • Interpret and communicate intramural and extramural technical data so that the general public as well as the scientific community will be able to develop informed opinions on the effects of toxic substances in the environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistical Applications in Environmental Toxicology
  • Chemical Sources and Fates in Environmental Systems
  • Principles of Toxicology 
  • Biological Threats in the Environment
  • Molecular Toxicology 
  • Fundamentals of Aquatic Ecotoxicology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 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*
  • Cover Letter
  • GRE or GMAT
  • Letter of Reference (2)
  • Written Sample(Optional)
  • Resume/CV (Optional)

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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