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Applied Geoscience, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #1262 (BCR) Fort Worth, TX, United States
You’ll learn how to analyze, manage and map earth resources, water and groundwater resources, soils and sediment, contaminants and conservation. Completing this Applied Geoscience degree at Texas Christian University prepares students to pursue their Geoscientist-in-Training license for the state of Texas and select from four geoscience certificate options.
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Overview

Enrich your experience by working at our Unconventional Reservoirs-Core Lab Facility through the Texas Christian University Energy Institute. You can also get involved in meteorite analysis through our world-renowned Oscar E. Monnig Meteorite Gallery.

Career Prospects

Applied Geoscience grads often work for environmental engineering companies, pursue licensing as professional geoscientists, or continue graduate study in environmental science, geospatial technology or geography. They may also work in consulting or energy industries at companies such as:
  • TenantBase
  • Petrolo LLC
  • Buckhom Waste Services
  • Horizon Well Logging
  • MD America Energy
  • Plains All American Pipeline

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding the Earth
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Sedimentology
  • Geospatial Technology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • 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

  • Application
  • Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Essay
  • Counselor Evaluation/Recommendation
  • Teacher Evaluation/Recommendation
  • SAT or ACT Scores (optional)
  • English Proficiency (International Applicants Only)
  • Official College Transcripts
  • Early Decision Agreement (Early Decision Applicants Only)
  • Optional Application Materials

Tuition Fee

  • International

    51570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51570 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    51570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51570 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Fort Worth

  • 1071 - 1680 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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