M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental Studies

Florida International University

12 months
18030 USD/year
18030 USD/year
8202 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science in Environmental Studies at Florida International University addresses areas of environmental policy, natural resource science and management, and sustainable development.


Students in the Environmental Studies programme from Florida International University may select a concentration in the regional geology of South Florida, the Caribbean or Latin America; the program emphasizes the cultural and political contexts of environmental issues in the region.

The program is interdisciplinary in nature, and students are encouraged to take advantage of University-wide resources, programs, and courses in environmental issues.

Career Outlook

Graduates have opportunities in a variety of fields:

  • Environmental studies
  • Geosciences
  • Meteorology
  • Agriculture and food sciences

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environments of a Changing Planet 
  • Natural Resource Conservation and Policy 
  • Research in Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Environmental Resource Policy
  • Environmental Resource Management
  • Advanced Conservation Biology
  • Water Resources Assessment
  • Environmental GIS

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA: 3.0 in upper level work
  • GRE: Required, 1000 minimum. New scores will be converted to old scores for admission purposes
  • Applicant Statement/Letter of Intent: Required 
  • Letters of Recommendation: Required, 3 letters 
  • Resume
  • Faculty sponsor with graduate faculty status 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8202 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4101 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for West Miami

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.


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.

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