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Environmental Studies

Kentucky State University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
630 USD/credit
420 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Science in Environmental Studies at Kentucky State University trains leaders to understand and solve environmental problems by applying critical thinking skills across disciplines.

Overview

The Master of Science in Environmental Studies at Kentucky State University trains leaders to understand and solve environmental problems by applying critical thinking skills across disciplines.

Learning to restore a balance between humanity and our changing environment will be among the biggest challenges of coming years. 

It will require an understanding of the interaction between:

  •  ecology
  • sociology
  • economics and other disciplines. 

Kentucky State University’s Master of Science in Environmental Studies enables graduates to develop specific areas of expertise and communicate across disciplines to address environmental issues. The program is intended for students seeking meaningful employment with a commitment to human values.

The program is a coordinated by the College of Agriculture, Food Science, and Sustainable Systems. Many of the core faculty have appointments in this College. As such, the program emphasizes the agricultural interface between humans and the environment. Developing more sustainable agriculture and food systems is crucial to solving environmental problems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Environmental Studies
  • Population and Community Ecology
  • MES Student Team Project
  • Biostatistics
  • Energy and the Environment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

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.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
140 (verbal)
140 (quantitative)
4 (analytical)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
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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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of an undergraduate degree 
  • Overall undergraduate grade point-average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) 
  • Including College Algebra (MAT 115 or equivalent) 
  • Submission of application form 
  • Statement of goals and career objectives 
  • Official documents mailed directly to the Office of Graduate Studies, Kentucky State 
  • University, Frankfort, KY 40601 
  • Undergraduate Transcripts 
  • GRE scores 
  • TOEFL scores Only required for international students from countries where 
  • English is not an official language) 
  • Three letters of reference 
  • Payment of application fee 
  • $30 for US citizens and permanent residents 
  • $100 for international students 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    630 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 630 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    420 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 420 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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