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Natural Resources with Soil, Environmental and Atmospheric Sciences Emphasis

University of Missouri - Columbia

12 months
Duration
24849 USD/year
24849 USD/year
12213 USD/year
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About

Natural Resources with Soil, Environmental and Atmospheric Sciences Emphasis from University of Missouri - Columbia encompasses atmospheric sciences, environmental science, fisheries, forestry, parks, recreation, soils, tourism and wildlife. 

Overview

Natural Resources with Soil, Environmental and Atmospheric Sciences Emphasis from University of Missouri - Columbia expects students to take part in professional and educational activities by giving presentations at conferences and presenting seminars. MS candidates complete a thesis and are expected to publish their research results in peer-reviewed scientific journals.  A non-thesis option is also available that requires additional coursework and a research project.

Careers

Our program is designed to prepare students for academic careers in research and teaching or other advanced scientific or professional careers. Students entering the MS program are required to have a BS degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Biophysics
  • Environmental Soil Physics
  • Environmental Soil Physics Laboratory
  • Environmental Soil Microbiology
  • Environmental Soil Chemistry
  • Hydrologic and Water Quality Modeling
  • Solute Transport in the Vadose Zone
  • Watershed Management and Water Quality
  • Physical Hydrology
  • Soil Conservation
  • Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition
  • Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition Laboratory
  • Genesis of Soil Landscape

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Application deadline: Two months prior to the start of the academic semester for which the applicant is applying.

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of a B.S. degree
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 for the last 60 hours of coursework
  • Atmospheric science applicants: Undergraduate program should include integral calculus and one year of college physics.
  • Environmental science applicants: Undergraduate program should include general and organic chemistry, introductory biology, calculus, geology, physics, and ecology.
  • Soil science applicants: Completed courses in general and organic chemistry, calculus, geology and physics. Inadequacies in courses must be remedied through additional course work immediately after admission.
  • Completed Graduate School online application
  • Unofficial Transcripts
  • Official Results of English Proficiency Exams (International applicants only)
  • Letter of self-evaluation and professional goals
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24849 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24849 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12213 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12213 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Columbia

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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