B.Sc. On Campus

Earth Sciences

Millersville University of Pennsylvania

48 months
22220 USD/year
22220 USD/year
10336 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Earth Sciences at Millersville University of Pennsylvania aims to provide a rich, authentic and challenging learning experience in the areas of geology, meteorology, ocean science & coastal studies, earth science education and general earth sciences. 


Why Study This Program?

We strive to achieve this through enlightened and comprehensive curricula, modern facilities and equipment, meaningful opportunities for students to engage in extracurricular activities, and by attentiveness to inter- and cross-disciplinary trends and opportunities for student engagement.

Students in the Earth Sciences at Millersville University of Pennsylvania have complete access to state-of-the-art networked computers and research-grade instruments and equipment and the department also maintains licenses for FORTRAN 95, Interactive Data Language (IDL), MatLab, Geographical Information Systems (GIS), and has the latest versions of interactive data visualization applications for education and research.

Graduates of the Department of Earth Sciences do extremely well, no matter what path they take after Millersville, be it graduate school, the private sector, the military or as civil servants. Many of the department’s graduates comment that their educational experiences at Millersville provided superior preparation compared to their peers at other institutions.

    Career Opportunities

  • Environmental Engineer
  • Water Resource Specialist
  • Soil and Plant Scientist
  • Geoscientist
  • Natural Science Manager
  • Geothermal Technician
  • Hydrologist

Programme Structure

Course Overview:

These programs stand out in a variety of ways, including:

  • The Meteorology curriculum conforms to the American Meteorological Society's Guidelines for a B.S. in Meteorology and the GS-1340 National Weather Service requirements.
  • The Oceanography program, the only one in the State System of Higher Education, is a founding member of the Marine Science Consortium located on Wallops Island, VA, where oceanography students spend part of their summers onboard a 46-foot research vessel.
  • The Geology curriculum provides practical experiences in traditional geology, and has recently unveiled a new option in Environmental Geology. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

It's recommended to apply at least two months prior to the beginning of the start of a semester.


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • High School transcripts
  • Proof of English Proficiency
Non-Native English speakers must submit official English proficiency scores. Applicants who do not meet the minimum English language requirement may be conditionally admitted based on their intended program.Visit our English Proficiency Page.Native English speakers must submit SAT or ACT scores. The institutional code for SAT is 2656. The reporting code for ACT is 3712
  • Copy of Passport Biographical Page
  • Proof of Financial Support
International Students must be able to show proof that they are capable of financing their education in the United States. Please submit the Sources of Funds form, along with supporting bank statements of sponsorship letters.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22220 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    22220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22220 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10336 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Millersville

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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