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Watershed Science

Colorado State University

Ph.D. On Campus
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30858 USD/year
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15130 USD/year
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About

Sustainable management of freshwater resources is an increasingly important and complex challenge in Colorado and worldwide, and we need scientists who can address complex water issues. The Watershed Science program from Colorado State University focuses on how water moves through the landscape, what factors affect its quality, and how to manage water resources.

Overview

The Ph.D. in Watershed Science from Colorado State University requires 72 credits, most of which are research credits. Coursework includes in-depth classes in the student’s area of research, as well as classes that expand into other disciplines. 

Each student develops an individualized program of study with the guidance and approval of the student’s graduate committee. 

Students in the Ph.D. program develop new contributions to the literature of the watershed science discipline.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Ethical Conduct of Research
  • Seminar
  • Advanced Snow Hydrology
  • Hillslope Hydrology and Runoff Processes
  • Spatial Statistical Modeling-Natural Resources
  • Quantitative Spatial Analysis
  • Data Issues in Hydrology

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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.
80
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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Credits

72 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.
80
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).
6.5
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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.
58
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Confirmation from faculty advisor.
  • Undergraduate degree in a related field (Undergraduate degrees in unrelated fields may require additional coursework.)
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Official scores from the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) general test
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A personal statement
  • Resume or curriculum vita

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30858 USD/year
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  • National

    30858 USD/year
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  • In-State

    15130 USD/year
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Funding

 

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