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Earth and Environmental Sciences

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

48 months
Duration
20530 USD/year
20530 USD/year
7096 USD/year
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About

The Earth and Environmental Sciences program of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte focuses on the suite of dynamic processes acting at or near the surface of the Earth. Study spotlights the composition and dynamics of the atmosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere and/or surficial materials including environmental applications of these fields of study.

Overview

Degree Requirements

Coursework covers areas such as environmental geology, hydrology, remote sensing, surfaces processes, soil science, and Environmental Information Systems. The Earth and Environmental Sciences program of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte also offers Concentrations in Hydrologic, Atmospheric, or Environmental Sciences, which provide students the opportunity to be recognized for more focused academic work.

Students majoring in Earth and Environmental Sciences pursue careers in environmental consulting, environmental planning, meteorology, land development planning, site analysis, terrain analysis, and teaching.  This degree also prepares students for graduate studies in hydrology and remote sensing.  There are employment opportunities in both government and private industry with the greatest range of positions available to students who earn graduate degrees.  For details, see the UNC Charlotte Graduate Catalog regarding the M.S. in Earth Sciences program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Earth Sciences-Geography
  • The Environmental Dilemma
  • Field Methods in the Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Global Environmental Change
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Physical Geology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application and Application Fee of $80
  • Submit one required essay
  • Proof of English ability
  • Official School Records
  • SAT or ACT score

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10265 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    20530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10265 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7096 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3548 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Charlotte

1133 - 2060 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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