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Environmental Science

University of West Florida

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
1029 USD/credit
463 USD/credit
369 USD/credit
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About

Welcome to the UWF Department of Environmental Studies Graduate Program. We offer a Masters in Environmental Science that will provide you with advanced research and education in earth and environmental sciences. 

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Overview

Departmental areas of concentration include:

  • coastal science
  • geographic information science
  • hydrogeology
  • soil science 
  • dendrochronology
  • contaminant hydrogeology
  • meteorology/climatology

The program includes a thesis and non-thesis option, both of which provide a foundation for employment in the private and public sectors of the environmental fields.  In addition, the thesis option prepares students for advanced study leading to the doctoral degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Environmental Field Research
  • Practicum in Environmental Studies
  • Environmental Aspects of Urban Growth
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Urban Planning
  • Special Topics in Environmental Science
  • Environmental Soil Science
  • Sampling & Analysis in Environmental Science
  • Geography of North America
  • Geography of Latin America
  • Geography of the Middle East

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Graduate Record Examination (GRE) verbal score at or above the 50th percentile and a quantitative score at or above the 40th percentile
  • Submission of a formal letter of interest, background, and professional goals
  • Submission of three letters of recommendation by individuals in professionally relevant fields (waived for graduates of the UWF Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences)
  • Submission of current curriculum vitae (CV)/résumé
  • Completion of the Foundational Proficiencies as a condition of admission to the program

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1029 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1029 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    463 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 463 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    369 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 369 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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