Studyportals
M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental Sciences and Policy

Northern Arizona University

12 months
Duration
25708 USD/year
25708 USD/year
10480 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

Do you want to increase your knowledge about how the Earth and environmental systems operate, and learn how to translate the science to appropriate decision-making processes? If so, the Environmental Sciences and Policy program of the Northern Arizona University may be for you.

Overview

The Environmental Sciences and Policy program of the Northern Arizona University offers you strong advising from accomplished faculty for an individualized experience that combines multidisciplinary study, research, and applied projects. These projects often reach across campus and into the greater community, allowing you to build relationships and skills outside of your department. The rigorous training in the natural and political sciences that you will receive in this program will prepare you for successful environmental careers in industry, government, and the non-profit sector.

Career

Career opportunities that might be pursued:

  • Environmental consultant
  • Natural resource manager
  • Environmental policy analyst
  • Land use planner
  • Conservation or wildlife biologist
  • Restoration ecologist
  • Environmental laboratory technician
  • Educator

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Environmental Science-policy Interface
  • Quantitative Biology
  • Regional Topics In Earth And Environmental Science And Policy
  • Research Methods In Earth And Environmental Science
  • Wetland Ecology And Management
  • Environmental Chemistry

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

34 alternative credits

34-36

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • NAU Graduate Online application is required for all programs.
  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A"), or the equivalent.
  • Transcripts.
  • English language proficiency scores.
  • 3 letters of recommendation.
  • Submit a sample of your writing that you think best demonstrates your skill at communicating science and/or policy and/or management ideas. The submission should be your own original work.
  • Prerequisites (may be completed concurrently with the program): science prerequisites include at least one undergraduate chemistry, biology, or ecology course with a lab, though it is possible to be admitted provisionally while completing foundational coursework.
  • Resume or curriculum vitae.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    25708 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25708 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25708 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25708 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10480 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Flagstaff

1010 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 9 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Environmental Sciences and Policy
-
Northern Arizona University

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!