B.Sc. On Campus

Environmental Science

Kutztown University

48 months
11864 USD/year
11864 USD/year
7716 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Environmental Science program of Kutztown University is an interdisciplinary program designed to prepare students to graduate as environmental scientists with the skills needed to assist society in understanding and addressing complex environmental challenges.


Learning Outcomes

Students graduating with a B.S. obtained in the Environmental Science program of Kutztown University are:

  • able to execute field and laboratory investigations based on sound scientific principles and techniques, with care and attention to detail.
  • able to choose appropriate techniques for the collection, analysis, and presentation of quantitative, spatial, and temporal data.
  • able to work as an integral member of a multidisciplinary team to apply knowledge of the complex interactions between physical and biological realms, draw conclusions, and develop action plans.
  • able to effectively communicate a position using data and logical reasoning in appropriate written and oral formats.

Are these skills that you have and want to polish?  Are they skills you would like to acquire? There has never been a better time to pursue a degree, and a career, in the environmental sciences. Employment opportunities for trained environmental professionals are growing as fast as our need for innovative solutions to immediate and future environmental problems.

Students graduating from the KU Environmental Science Program apply their skills in a variety of settings.  Graduates have been very successful in obtaining environmental positions working for a variety of public and private-sector organizations including the PA and NJ Departments of Environmental Protection, PA Dept of Agriculture, Ohio Public Interest Research Group, Suburban Testing Labs, Clean Harbors Environmental, and the U.S. Department of Labor-Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Powering Our Future: Energy, Climate Change, & Society
  • Environmental Geology
  • Environmental Analysis
  • Environmental Biology
  • Applied Environmental Microbiology
  • Research in Environmental Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National students can apply on a rolling basis.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply and pay the $35 application fee.
  • Submit original academic records from high school/secondary school. Provide precise word-for-word English translations if documents are not in English.
  • Test scores: SAT/ACT. Students who are unable to submit an SAT/ACT score will be considered for admission based on their secondary school performance & English language proficiency.

  • Submit results from an English proficiency examination.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5932 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    11864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5932 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7716 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3858 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Kutztown

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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