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Applied Environmental Geosciences, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Ogden, UT, United States
Our Applied Environmental Geosciences program from Weber State University will not only teach you what you need to be successful in the earth and environmental science workforce and/or graduate school, it will also help you identify the earth and environmental science specialties that best match your career goals.
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Overview

If you are looking for an entry-level position in the broad areas of environmental science or applied geoscience, the Applied Environmental Geoscience BS degree from Weber State University would be best for you. Those students seeking a career as a secondary science teacher should declare a major in Earth Science Teaching (BS). 

The bachelor of arts (BA) in Geology gives students great flexibility in course selection and could be used to prepare for law school (with a specialty in environmental law), for a military career, or for work as a park naturalist. 

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:

  • Environmental Geosciences 
  • Environmental Geosciences Lab 
  • Dynamic Earth: Physical Geology
  • Physical Geology Lab
  • Historical Geology 
  • Earth Materials 
  • Water Resources 
  • Sedimentology and Stratigraphy 
  • Geoscience Field Methods 
  • Introduction to Computer Mapping and Geographic Information Systems 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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

    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:

    500

    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

  • WSU Application
  • $65.00 Application Fee
  • Official School Records (Translated into English)
  • Confidential Financial Statement
  • Copy of Passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4990 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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