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Earth Science

Emporia State University

48 months
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21222 USD/year
21222 USD/year
6970 USD/year
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About

The Earth Science major at Emporia State University provides a broad-based background in the earth sciences with opportunities for specialized coursework in geology, atmospheric science, hydrogeology, geomorphology, paleontology, geographic information systems (GIS) and remote sensing. 

Overview

Earth Science majors at Emporia State University have opportunities for practical experience via field studies, laboratory activities, and internships. Heightened environmental awareness has led to many career opportunities in the earth sciences. 

The programme

In recent years earth science graduates have found challenging positions in governmental agencies, private environmental consulting firms, petroleum exploration firms and geology museums. Degree options for majors in earth science include a BA and a BS. A BSE is also available and recommended for students interested in teaching. Minors in geospatial analysis and paleontology are also offered.

Programme Structure

What can you do with a degree in Earth Science?

  • Environmental geology
  • Water resource management
  • Mineral/energy exploration
  • Museum collections management
  • GIS/remote sensing analysis
  • Teaching at various levels
  • Graduate studies
Concentrations in Earth Science
  • Climatology
  • Geology
  • Geospatial Analysis -Minor
  • Hydrogeology
  • Environmental Geology
  • Meteorology
  • Paleontology - Minor
  • Physical Geography
  • Space Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Original or notarized copies of all academic credentials (secondary school records, examinations results, diplomas, courses, credits completed, and grades received). Official notarized translated copies must also be sent for all non-English credentials.
  • Non-native English speakers should submit official English proficiency test (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo English Test) scores. Non-native English speakers who do not submit a test score will need to take an English placement exam upon arrival to Emporia State University.
  • Submit a financial guarantee statement certifying the sources and amounts of funding available. International students must show proof of funds on deposit for the total cost of two semesters of study at Emporia State University (one semester exchange/visiting students only need to show proof of funds for one semester).
  • Send a scan of the information page in your passport. This scan must show your picture and name.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21222 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10611 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    21222 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10611 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    6970 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3485 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Kansas City

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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