The air we breathe, the water we drink, and the ground we walk on connects our lives with what is known as the earth sciences.
The study of earth science at Iowa State prepares students to interpret, appreciate, and cope with interrelated earth systems. As our awareness of human interactions with the environment increases, our need for better understanding of the way the earth works becomes more urgent.
A degree in earth sciences opens the door to many careers. Possible careers include:
Graduates work to understand natural processes on Earth and other planets. They are able to apply their knowledge of forces and factors that shape the Earth to reconstruct the past and anticipate the future.
You can apply until:
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You need the following GPA score:
Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3.25 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).
Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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