Study cover for Geography and Environmental Systems
M.Sc. On Campus

Geography and Environmental Systems

University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)

12 months
Duration
33960 USD/year
33960 USD/year
19770 USD/year
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About

Students wishing to enter the Ph.D. or the M.S. programs in Geography and Environmental Systems (GES) at University of Maryland Baltimore County are encouraged to identify one or two prospective faculty mentors.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Program Overview

Students do not need to have majored in Geography or Environmental Science in order to apply to our Geography and Environmental Systems (GES) program at University of Maryland Baltimore County. The admissions committee will take previous background into account when recommending any courses that may need to be taken either before starting the program or in the first year of the program.

Applications must meet the minimum standards for admission to the University of Maryland Graduate School, Baltimore. Details of the admissions process can found at the UMBC Graduate School.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Geography and Environmental Systems
  • Department Seminar (1 credit, to be taken in Fall of the first year; students expected to attend in subsequent semesters but not for credit)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students must submit their materials earlier than the Department’s deadline of Feb 1.

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The UMBC Graduate School will accept official WES ICAP Course-by-Course evaluations as fulfillment of the requirement for official transcripts in the admissions process. 
  • The WES evaluation is optional. The Graduate School needs to receive either an official WES evaluation or official transcripts. 
  • The WES ICAP Course-by-Course evaluation includes copies of the official transcripts and degree certificates that have been verified by WES, and it includes a course-by-course evaluation. 
  • The evaluation must be sent directly from WES to the UMBC Graduate School in order to be considered official.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1132 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    33960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1132 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    19770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 659 USD per credit during 12 months.

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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