M.Sc. On Campus


Bowling Green State University

12 months
18678 USD/year
18678 USD/year
10688 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The School of Earth, Environment and Society offers a curriculum leading to the Master of Science degree in Geology at Bowling Green State University.  We aim to give students a sufficient background in geology and related fields to successfully pursue a career in research, teaching, or industry.


Our Geology program at the Bowling Green State University has earned a national reputation for applying the modern tools of geospatial technology to geological and environmental problems. 

These tools, which are applicable to any discipline in geology, from environmental geology to mineralogy to paleontology, give our graduates an edge in today's job market. Within this broad framework, individual programs are tailored to each student's interests and background. Most ongoing student research involves an integration of field and lab work with computer applications.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Economic Geology
  • Volcanology
  • Geomorphology
  • Paleontology
  • Aqueous Geochemistry
  • Surface Water Hydrogeology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BGSU Graduate College online application
  • Official GRE score report (general test)
  • Transcripts from ALL colleges attended
  • Three letters of reference
  • Short statement of purpose

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18678 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9339 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18678 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9339 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10688 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5344 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Bowling Green

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.


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Updated over a year ago

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