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Environmental Science and Sustainability Program, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Flint, MI, United States
Geography, Planning and Environment is the study of earth environments. Several related fields, including geography, geology, planning, hydrology, and environmental science, are united by a common interest in the spatial nature of earth environments, how they are changed by natural and human forces, and how they can be planned and managed for the future.

Overview

The mission of the Geography, Planning and Environment Department is to develop an environment for disseminating information, engaging in experimentation and research, and empowering student-based learning. As part of the larger mission of the College of Arts and Sciences, GPE offers courses and degree programs enabling graduates to make meaningful contributions to the research and resolution of environmental and urban problems as citizens, teachers, and professionals. 

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organismal Biology
  • General Chemistry Laboratory 
  • Introduction to Computer Information Systems I 
  • Pre-Calculus Mathematics 
  • College Physics I 
  • Principles of Physics I
  •  Introduction to Urban Geography and Planning

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Submit your online application as soon as possible to secure your spot. There’s no fee, and you should receive a response within two to four weeks of receiving your documents.
  • Schedule and take your ACT or SAT tests as soon as possible. Testing should be completed around one year before you start your first term at UM-Flint.
  • As soon as possible, request to have your official transcripts from all previous schools submitted to the UM-Flint Office of Undergraduate Admissions. 
  • Your application to the university is your scholarship application. Admitted students are considered for Merit Scholarships based on their ACT/SAT scores and GPA. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    835 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 835 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    419 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 419 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Flint

  • 775 - 1130 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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