12 months
15456 USD/year
15456 USD/year
9090 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Graduates of the Environmental Sciences program of Rutgers University have been highly successful in a wide range of professional pursuits in both the public and private sector. This includes careers in academia, business, consulting, government, health care, industry, and the media.


About the Program

If you like science, and have an interest in the environment - the Environmental Sciences program of Rutgers University is what you are looking for!

The backgrounds of successful applicants vary greatly. All are expected to have earned an undergraduate degree in a science or engineering discipline with appropriate backgrounds in biology, chemistry, mathematics and/or physics. Otherwise highly qualified applicants who lack any of the above requirements may be allowed to correct this after admission. Selected applicants from non-scientific fields are sometimes admitted, and have a good record of accomplishment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applications of Aquatic Chemistry
  • Environmental Organic Chemistry
  • Environmental Microbiology
  • Environmental Fate and Transport
  • Environmental Science Analysis
  • Seminar in Environmental Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal statement
  • Official transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • The GRE General test will not be considered by the admissions committee in its deliberations

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15456 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    15456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15456 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9090 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for New Brunswick

1204 - 2963 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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