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Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability

Northern Arizona University

24 months
Duration
25708 USD/year
25708 USD/year
10480 USD/year
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About

In the Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability program of the Northern Arizona University, you'll join a new generation of leaders, scientists, and engineers who will be uniquely trained to tackle these pressing problems.

Overview

Earth and environmental sciences and their engineering and policy applications are at the forefront of critical issues facing society in the coming decades. Climate change, water scarcity, the growing demand on natural resources, and environmental sustainability are all challenges for the Southwest, the United States, and the global community.

The goal of the Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability program of the Northern Arizona University is to foster integrative and transformative research that lies between the traditional science and environmental engineering sub-disciplines.

Career

Career opportunities that might be pursued:

  • Research scientist
  • Post-secondary educator
  • Environmental consultancy supervisor
  • Environmental policy specialist
  • Resource management supervisor
  • Non-governmental organization leader

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Environmental Science-Policy Interface
  • Regional Topics in Earth and Environmental Science and Policy
  • Research Methods in Earth and Environmental Science
  • Meta-analysis In Ecology And Evolution
  • Plant Ecology
  • Microbial Ecology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Fall - Space available basis: July 31
  • Spring - Space available basis: November 30

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • NAU Graduate Online application is required for all programs.
  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A"), or the equivalent. 
  • Transcripts
  • English language proficiency
Individual program admission requirements include:
  • GRE revised General Test
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Writing sample
  • Personal statement or essay
  • Resume or curriculum vitae

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25708 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25708 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25708 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25708 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10480 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Flagstaff

1010 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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