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Environmental and Geographic Sciences with Applied Concentration

North Carolina Central University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
2249 USD/credit
2249 USD/credit
630 USD/credit
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About

The mission of the Department of Environmental, Earth and Geospatial Sciences (DEEGS) is to promote intellectual, professional, and personal excellence through the highest quality instruction, research, and service.  

Overview

The Master of Science in Environmental and Geographic Sciences program is designed to develop master’s level competence through the applied concentration, with an emphasis on Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Remote Sensing (RS) of the physical environment, and the sampling of environmental and health-related data; or the general concentration, which is designed to enhance the knowledge of earth science teachers and other professionals who wish to pursue professional opportunities or further graduate work.  Students in the programs currently focus their studies in the fields of seismology, natural hazards, GIS and Remote Sensing applications, environmental health & impacts and remediation technology, among others.  The core courses are designed to provide students with the analytical and methodological skills necessary to understand or derive explanations for individual occurrences, for recurring processes, and for invariable as well as statistical regularities in the earth’s lithosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, and biosphere.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Methods and Techniques of Earth Science 
  • Digital Geographic Information Systems 
  • Applied Geospatial Statistics for the Earth Sciences 
  • Remote Sensing of Natural Resources 
  • Lithospheric Movements 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicant's must have earned a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 or a 3.00 in the last sixty (60) credit hours of study at the undergraduate level.  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2249 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2249 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    2249 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2249 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

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

Funding

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