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Earth and Environmental Systems, B.Sc.

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Idaho Falls, ID, United States
The Earth and Environmental Systems program at Idaho State University is part of an active community of scholars consisting of undergraduate and graduate students, support and research staff, and professors.
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Overview

The Earth and Environmental Systems program at Idaho State University aims to train students for professional positions or further study in all aspects of the geosciences. Most courses include field trips and hands-on experience. The Idaho State University Geology summer field camp based at the Lost River Field Station north of Mackay, Idaho, is nationally recognized and attended by students from universities nationwide.

Outcomes

The purpose of this program is to deliver a multidisciplinary education with environmental geosciences as a foundation, while also drawing upon existing courses from a diverse array of departments and programs.

The emphasis in this program spans local to global concerns. Core knowledge is developed through a set of required courses across multiple disciplines, emphasizing the Geosciences, and through required and elective core courses. The student then chooses one of three tracks composed of courses in Geosciences and related disciplines.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fluid Earth
  • Solid Earth
  • Geosciences Careers Seminar
  • Evolution of the Earth's Surface
  • Principles of Geographic Information Systems
  • Earth and Environmental Systems Seminar

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

You may need the following:
  • Transcript(s)
  • English proficiency score
  • Copy of Passport
  • Proof of Financial Support
  • Application fee is $50

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11470 USD/semester
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  • National

    11470 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
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  • In-State

    3710 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
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Living costs for Idaho Falls

  • 680 - 970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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