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Watershed Science

Murray State University

12 months
Duration
800 USD/credit
800 USD/credit
544 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

Watershed Science from Murray State University is organized as an interdisciplinary program that provides students with a unique approach to watershed science. 

Overview

Watershed Science from Murray State University is designed around teaching and research resources of the WSI and will utilize the region's extensive aquatic ecosystems.

The thesis course of study allows students to concentrate on one of four tracks: Aquatic Ecology, Environmental Chemistry, Hydrological Spatial Analysis, or Watershed Conservation. The non-thesis course of study is designed to fit individual educational goals and may be focused on any aspect of watershed science. 

Careers

The Watershed Studies Institute program in Watershed Science is an interdisciplinary master's program within the College of Science, Engineering and Technology designed to prepare students for careers or for further graduate studies in the broader aspects of watershed management and science. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Watershed Ecology
  • Understanding Scientific Communication
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Physical/Chemical Limnology
  • Stream Ecology
  • Wetland Ecology
  • Biological Limnology
  • Limnological Analysis Laboratory
  • Limnology
  • Reservoir Ecology
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Hydrogeology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree in Biology, Chemistry, Geosciences, Mathematics, Physics, or closely related field.
  • Transcripts for all years of university (with university's grading scale)
  • If transcripts are not written in English, you must also submit certified translations
  • University Degree OR Graduation Certificate
  • If the graduation certificate is not written in English, you must also submit a certified translation
  • Proof of Financial Support
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Copy of Passport for applicant and all dependents
  • Letters of Reference
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Minimum GPA of 3

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    800 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 800 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    800 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 800 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    544 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 544 USD per credit during 12 months.

National and Local rates apply to Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Tennessee and Arkansas.

Living costs for Murray

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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