Ph.D. On Campus

Environmental Sciences

Louisiana State University

36 months
29456 USD/year
29456 USD/year
12541 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Environmental Sciences from Louisiana State University uses multidisciplinary scientific approaches to understand complex interactions between social and natural systems.


Environmental Sciences from Louisiana State University faculty and researchers are experts in a wide variety of soil, aquatic, plant, atmospheric, and social sciences, including: air, soil, and water quality & monitoring, environmental management, environmental health & bioremediation of toxic and hazardous substances, environmental & genetic toxicology, environmental law & policy, resource sustainability and decision making, environmental communications, geographic information science, and remote sensing.  

Students at Environmental Sciences from Louisiana State University will:

  • acquire substantial knowledge in a primary specialization area, 
  • develop breadth in the three priority areas, 
  • conduct original research on an important environmental topic culminating in a publishable dissertation. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Integrated Environmental Issues 
  • Environmental Seminar 
  • Cancer: A Family of Environmental Diseases 
  • Applied Ecology 
  • Aquatic Pollution 
  • Environmental Chemistry 
  • Air Pollution and Society 
  • Environmental Toxicology: Introduction and Applications 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed online Application for Admission. 
  • A nonrefundable application fee which should be paid online
  • Transcripts from all accredited universities attended verifying and documenting graduation
  • GRE scores
  • GPA 3.0
  • TOEFL scores (for international students only)
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 36 months.
  • In-State

    12541 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12541 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Baton Rouge

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.


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