48 months
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58440 USD/year
58440 USD/year
58440 USD/year
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About

In addition to coursework, the Earth Sciences program from Syracuse University provides extensive field and extracurricular opportunities so that you can earn hands-on experience in the industry.

Overview

Key facts

You’ll gain an understanding of natural hazards, assess Earth’s climate variability and global change, predict the migration of man-made pollutants, and explore for the energy and mineral resources upon which society depends.

Consider Earth sciences as your major if you are intrigued by these questions:

  • How was planet Earth formed?
  • What surface and internal processes have shaped the Earth?
  • How has life evolved on Earth?
  • Why are there earthquakes, volcanoes, mountain chains, continents, and oceans?
  • How has the surface of the Earth changed over time?

Life After Syracuse University

With a Earth Sciences program from Syracuse University, you’ll be prepared for careers in a variety of fields, including:

  • Geology
  • Hydrology
  • Paleontology
  • Oceanography
  • Climate and environmental sciences

Or pursue a graduate degree. Recent graduates of the program have attended some of the top graduate schools in the U.S.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dynamic Earth
  • Earth System Science
  • Earth Science
  • Earth Sciences Laboratory
  • History of Earth and Life

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Syracuse University and/or in United States, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you have completed academic work outside the U.S. you must also provide official academic credentials as well as English translations of the documents. If only one document is available, we will accept notarized or certified copies of the original document. If translations are needed, it is your responsibility to have the credentials translated by a reputable translation and evaluation service. Syracuse University will not provide translations for you. A key to the marking system or grading scale should also be included if it is not indicated on the transcript.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    58440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 58440 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    58440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 58440 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    58440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 58440 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Syracuse

935 - 1370 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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