M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental Science

Alaska Pacific University

12 months
15600 USD/year
15600 USD/year
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Increase knowledge of environmental science and policy that shape northern regions and apply it in the lab and in field settings inside and outside of Alaska with the Environmental Science program of the Alaska Pacific University.


Develop the skills for scientific research and publication while you are still in school through collaboration on real-world projects with your faculty.

Graduate with an original, publishable thesis project, a professional network and the experience for a career in the environmental science field of your choosing.

The Environmental Science program of the Alaska Pacific University is a great option for those seeking careers in the natural sciences as well as working professionals seeking a degree to advance in their workplace and in their career. Work with your faculty advisor to identify your goals and create an individualized program of courses and field experiences to achieve them. The Environmental Science faculty are pursuing a broad range of projects across the sciences. You will work closely with faculty whose research programs and interests align with your own. This program welcomes part-time students.

Career Outcomes

  • Research Scientist
  • Doctoral programs
  • Glaciologist
  • Public and private agencies
  • Field Scientist
  • Consulting and advocacy firms

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Environmental Ethics
  • Tropical Ecology
  • Introduction to Remote Sensing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official final transcript(s) from all institutions attended. Transcript(s) must display proof of bachelor’s or master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Graduate candidates who have GPA scores below a 3.0 may be admitted on a provisional basis. Full admission is contingent upon successful completion of the first semester of classes in which they are required to maintain a 3.0 GPA or above
  • Essay
  • The submission of standardized test scores such as the MAT or the GRE is optional
  • Résumé
  • Submit three current letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7800 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7800 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Anchorage

1320 - 2000 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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