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Environmental Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) Omaha, NE, United States
If you are interested in environmental issues and enjoy the natural and physical sciences, a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science at Creighton University (BSEVS) might be for you.
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Overview

You’ll explore physical and social sciences through scientific inquiry. Creighton University’s Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science program provides multidisciplinary science training to prepare you for employment in an environmental science career or for graduate and professional school.

You can also choose a track within the degree to customize your experience. Choose to learn more about the policy aspects of our relationship with the environment, delve deep into the study of ecology, or cultivate a global perspective on today’s environmental issues.

A minor in environmental science is especially designed for students interested in careers within environmental education, environmental law or environmental monitoring and regulation.

Specializations

  • Environmental Policy and Society Track
  • Global and Environmental Systems Track
  • Organismal/Population Ecology Track

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    45 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction To Atmospheric Sciences
  • Introduction To Atmospheric Sciences Laboratory
  • Environment and Society: Sociological Perspectives
  • Environmental Science
  • Physical Climatology and Climate Change
  • General Biology: Cellular and Molecular
  • General Biology: Cellular and Molecular Laboratory
  • General Biology: Organismal and Population
  • General Biology: Organismal and Population Laboratory
  • General Chemistry 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Your official high school transcript, including the scale on which you were graded, sent directly from your high school.
  • Your ACT exam scores 
  • A high school guidance counselor evaluation.
  • Essay or Personal Statement. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41176 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    41176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41176 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Omaha

  • 985 - 1520 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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