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Environmental Geosciences Emphasis, M.Sc.

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Goals Graduates will be prepared to communicate effectively at the professional level.Graduates will be prepared to define, implement, and complete geologic investigations.Graduates will have professional skills for employment or further graduate study.

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Objectives

  • Provide graduate students with coursework, laboratory experiences, field exercises and research opportunities in order to achieve all goals set forth above.
  • Provide graduate students with a professional interactive environment that improves their opportunities to enter successful careers in geoscience.
  • Increase graduate students’ probability of obtaining employment in academia or industry, or of being accepted for doctoral studies. 
  • Programme Structure

    Courses include:

    • Advanced Geographic Information Systems
    • Geomorphology Laboratory
    • Environmental Geology
    • GeoTechnology Seminar

    Detailed Programme Facts

    • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Credits
      39 alternative credits
    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      On Campus

    English Language Requirements

    • Minimum required score:

      6.5

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    • Minimum required score:

      80

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    • Minimum required score:

      550

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    General Requirements

    • A baccalaureate degree or higher from a college or university regionally accredited in the United States or its equivalent from a school in another country.
    • In instances where a standardized test is required, official GRE (Graduate Record Examination)/MAT (Miller Analogies Test)/GMAT (Graduate Management Admissions Test) score reports are required.
    • Recommendation for admission by the department, division or college offering the desired degree program. Please see individual department sections of this catalog for additional requirements.
    • Approval for admission by the Dean of the Graduate School.

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      23704 USD/year
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    • National

      8928 USD/year
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    Living costs for Idaho Falls

    • 680 - 970 USD/month
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