Environmental Geology, M.Sc. | Rutgers University | Newark, United States
12 months
30888 USD/year
30888 USD/year
18168 USD/year
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The faculty of the Environmental Geology program of Rutgers University have strengths in water, soil and air pollution and cutting edge techniques to study them. Research and education emphasizes practical applications, especially in the field. The program uniquely includes a field research station to facilitate research and education.


About the Program

The Environmental Geology program of Rutgers University, leading to the M.S. degree is offered in Newark for full- and part-time students in collaboration with the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Rutgers University-New Brunswick and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at NJIT.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Geology
  • Seminar in Environmental Geology
  • Hydrogeology
  • Environmental Geophysics
  • Soil Geochemistry; Geomorphology
  • Analytical Methods in Environmental Geology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum BS in any Science/Engineering Program with an Environmental Emphasis
  • There is a strict university requirement of a minimum GPA of 3.0 for entry into any graduate degree program. The department may advocate for entry of a student with a lower GPA under exceptional circumstances
  • General GRE Exam
  • University requires the TOEFL exam for an applicant from any non-English speaking country. There are three types of this exam and the minimum scores vary depending on which exam you take
  • All official transcripts (submission procedure describes how to transfer official transcripts to Rutgers)
  • Three letters of reference
  • Personal statement

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    30888 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15444 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    30888 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15444 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9084 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Newark

935 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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