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Environmental Science, B.Sc.

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University rank #801 (QS) , TX,
The Environmental Science major offered by Baylor University combines laboratory work, field work and classroom study. This program is for students interested in a variety of fields including forestry, wildlife management, water resources and environmental chemistry.

About

Graduates can expect to find job opportunities as lab researchers, consultants, environmental engineers or analysts, among other professions. Other students continue their education and research by going to graduate or medical school. 

In this Environmental Science major offered by Baylor University, your classroom could be a forest, a park, a trash lab, a marsh or even a waterfall. The department offers numerous opportunities for travel and field studies including local sites such as Lake Waco, Waco Wetlands and Lake Brazos as well as trips to the Dominican Republic and Costa Rica. Such experiences are available for course credit during the summer as well as the fall and spring semesters.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Ecology
  • Urbanization and Development
  • Watershed Assessment
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Exploring Environmental Issues

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    76

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  • Minimum required score:

    540

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General Requirements

  • Official High School Transcripts: Transcripts or mark sheets must include: years of enrollment, course titles and all marks earned for each course for 6 semesters. 
  • Submission of Documentation
  • Official SAT/ACT Scores
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
  • Résumé or ZeeMee Profile
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Short Answer Response (required for Single Choice Early Action applicants)

Tuition Fee

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    41194 USD/year
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    41194 USD/year
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Living costs for Waco

  • 857 - 1590 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

Admitted students are automatically considered for one of four academic scholarships listed below. Applicants who submit application files after February 1 are considered for academic scholarships based on available funding.

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