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Earth Science, B.Sc.

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University rank #501 (ARWU) Bozeman, MT, United States
The department offers an Earth Sciences degree from Montana State University which may be earned in any one of five options (Geography, Geographic Information Science/Planning, Geology, Paleontology, and Snow science). 
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Overview

Why study the Earth Sciences degree from Montana State University

Each option tabulated below requires courses from within the Department of Earth Sciences and courses outside the department. Some of the courses fulfill both departmental requirements and University Core Curriculum requirements. Academic minors are offered in Spatial Analysis/GIS, Water Resources and Earth Science Teaching. 

The department also offers a Master of Science Degree and Doctor of Philosophy in Earth Sciences. Thesis and course work for these graduate degrees usually emphasize some aspect of geology, geography, or geobiology with specific course and research plans approved by a graduate committee. The department collaborates with the interdisciplinary Master of Science in Land Rehabilitation, the Ph.D. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Earth System Sciences
  • Topics in Earth Sciences
  • Geography of World Regions
  • Human Geography
  • Intro to GIS Science & Cartog
  • Introduction to Statistics

English Language Requirements

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    6

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    71

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    525

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General Requirements

  • Complete your application. 
  • Pay the application fee of US$38 for the online application or US$30 for the paper application. 
  • Submit your proof of English proficiency.  
  • Submit your transcripts. If you are applying as a freshman, please send us your high school transcript. 

Tuition Fee

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    25850 USD/year
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    7320 USD/year
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Living costs for Bozeman

  • 1099 - 2280 USD/month
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