12 months
855 USD/credit 25650 USD/year
855 USD/credit 25650 USD/year
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The M.A. Earth and Environmental Science program at The City University of New York offers advanced instruction in a wide array of subjects in earth and environmental sciences. 


Depending on the interests of the student, the degree program can include lectures, laboratory work, field work, and seminars. 

Learning outcomes

The M.A. Earth and Environmental Science degree at The City University of New York prepares students for employment in university-based laboratories, in environmental and geological consulting companies, in such governmental regulatory agencies as the EPA, NYDOE, and NPS, in state and federal survey departments, and in urban planning agencies. It also provides masters-level training for earth science teachers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communicating Earth and Environmental Science

  • Professional Portfolios for Earth and Environmental Scientists

  • Geostatistics

  • Earth and Environmental Colloquium

  • ssues in Earth and Environmental Sciences in NYC

  • Lab and Field Techniques Using Geospatial Technologies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Rolling Admissions


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended (applicants who earned a bachelor's degree outside the United States need to submit a 'Course by Course International Transcript Evaluation.')
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • F-1 or J-1 international students must submit English Proficiency Exam

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • Local students: $5,545 / semester

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 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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