Earth and Environmental Sciences

Wesleyan University

24 months
24800 USD/year
24800 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences offers a program leading to the degree of Master of Arts in Earth and Environmental Science. This program is designed for students who desire further training prior to initiation of a doctoral program at another university or for whom the master’s degree will be the terminal degree.

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Graduate students are offered a unique opportunity for accelerated and personal instruction in a small department setting, with strengths in Geology, Volcanology, Ocean Sciences, Planetary Science, and Environmental Science.  Most projects include significant field work in New England and Long Island Sound.  All admitted students are offered a full tuition waiver, stipend and benefits

Programme Structure

For more information please visit the university's website.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


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).
7 (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.
100 (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

  • Official transcripts for undergraduate and any graduate studies.
  • Three recommendation letters from the persons listed on the online form.  An automatic email message will be sent to your recommenders based on the information entered in the online application.
  • Your essay.
  • GRE (Graduate Record Exam) scores. For GRE score reporting: Wesleyan University’s institution code is 3959.  The department code is 0502.
  • TOEFL scores, if you are an international prospective student.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24800 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    24800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24800 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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