B.Sc. On Campus

Earth Sciences

Saint Cloud State University

48 months
17432 USD/year
9848 USD/year
8891 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Students who choose to major in the Earth Sciences at the Saint Cloud State University bring together a range of science fields including meteorology, astronomy, hydrology, environment and geology.  


At the Earth Sciences at the Saint Cloud State University major you'll start with a base of math and physics taught by professors who excel at research into the latest issues of earth science and practice in an array of up-to-date laboratory and research facilities. 

You'll be able to tailor your selected emphasis through a range of electives and develop the skills to practice what you learn in those laboratories, and through student research, internships and fieldwork experiences.

Program Highlights

  • Program structured to accommodate students interested earning an additional major or multiple minors.
  • Active student organizations that engage earth science students socially and in community, state and world issues related to weather, wind energy and water.
  • Faculty engaged in research that addresses current issues and topics relevant to changes in the Earth.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Physical Geology
  • Introduction to Physical Hydrology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National applications are accepted and acted upon until the enrollment class is full.


120 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an application
  • Submit your secondary school grade reports
  • If applicable, submit your international university transcripts
  • If applicable, submit your U. S. transcripts
  • Provide proof of English proficiency
  • Provide financial documentation

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17432 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9848 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9848 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8891 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8891 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Saint Cloud

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.


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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