Ph.D. On Campus

Environment and Natural Resources

The Ohio State University

39423 USD/year
36107 USD/year
12523 USD/year
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The PhD in Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) at the The Ohio State University provides high-level research and scholarly training for individuals who wish to pursue independent, original thinking and careers in academia or high-level research.


Key facts:

  • PhD students at the The Ohio State University conduct independent, innovative and scholarly research within the field of Environment and Natural Resources.
  • Students are expected to make an original contribution to the body of knowledge. They formulate research questions that probe the limits of what is known, identify the major issues involved, and develop a thorough understanding of the relevant theory bases and methodologies, demonstrate creativity in research design, use critical rigor to analyze and discuss their findings, and disseminate their research.
  • Students have extensive freedom to customize the course selection in their program of study and include interdisciplinary coursework from other university departments.

Programme Structure

Our faculty members specialize in seven different areas:

  • Ecological Restoration
  • Ecosystem Science
  • Environmental Social Sciences
  • Fisheries and Wildlife Science
  • Forest Science
  • Rural Sociology
  • Soil Science

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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

Submit documentation that demonstrates fulfillment of the following:

  • A baccalaureate or professional degree (or equivalent foreign credential)
  • A minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Prerequisite training that will enable you to pursue your program
  • Standardized test score (GRE or GMAT)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39423 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 39423 USD per year
  • National

    36107 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36107 USD per year
  • In-State

    12523 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12523 USD per year

Living costs for Columbus

940 - 1520 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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