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Environmental Sciences

University of North Carolina Wilmington

Master
6 months
Duration
2319 USD/credit
590 USD/credit
590 USD/credit
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About

The Environmental Studies Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in the Department of Environmental Sciences at University of North Carolina Wilmington is a broad-based, multidisciplinary curriculum for professionals, practitioners, citizens and students who wish to strengthen their knowledge of the environment. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The curriculum is designed as a complement to degree-granting graduate programs in related content areas, thereby providing enhanced opportunities for development of the knowledge and practical skills necessary to analyze, assess and propose solutions to environmental issues. 

The Environmental Studies Post-Baccalaureate Certificate at University of North Carolina Wilmingto are available in Coastal Management, Environmental Education and Interpretation, and Environmental Management.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • The student will demonstrate an understanding of fundamental concepts, issues, and policies in environmental sciences.
  • The student will demonstrate the ability to critique ideas and opinions on advanced topics in environmental sciences.
  • The student will demonstrate the ability to utilize contemporary field research methods and equipment.
  • The student will demonstrate the ability to investigate, evaluate relevant literature, and research an advanced topic in environmental sciences.
  • The student will demonstrate the ability to statistically analyze the data derived from environmentally-related research.
  • The student will demonstrate the ability to present information on an advanced topic in environmental sciences using contemporary techniques and technology.
  • The student will demonstrate an overall knowledge and application of concepts related to environmental sciences in a professional setting.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Problems & Policy
  • Practicum in Environmental Sciences
  • Coastal Management
  • Foundations of Coastal Management
  • Environmental Education and Interpretation
  • Foundations of Environmental Education and Interpretation
  • Environmental Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
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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).
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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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university or college, or its equivalent (due to the diversity of areas of emphasis within the program, it is not required that the successful applicant possess a degree in Environmental Studies)
  • Successful completion or concurrent enrollment in a graduate, degree-granting academic program in a regionally accredited university.
  • Indication of graduate academic potential reflected by satisfactory performance on the Graduate Record Examination
  • Indication of graduate academic potential reflected by three letters of recommendation from individuals in professionally relevant fields

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2319 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2319 USD per credit and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    590 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 590 USD per credit and a duration of 6 months.
  • In-State

    590 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 590 USD per credit and a duration of 6 months.

1-2 credit hours

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.

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