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Environmental Science, B.Sc.

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Boston, MA, United States
As an Environmental Science major you explore the scientific aspects of natural resources and environmental issues. Our program emphasizes proficiency in the biological and physical sciences, offering electives in biology, chemistry, physics, marine biology, and psychology, as well as in environmental science. 
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You focus on how the sciences impact the work being done in environmental disciplines, and leave our program with a firm understanding of the relationships between environmental problems and human social traditions, politics, and policies.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Environmental Issues 
  • Biology I : Ecology/Evolution 
  • Biology II : Cellular/Molecular 
  • Literature, Nature and The Environment 
  • Economics in Context 
  • General Chemistry I 
  • General Chemistry II 
  • Environmental Studies Colloquium 
  • Environmental Communication: Expert Practices for Ecosystem Management 

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • A Common Application or a UNE Application with the $40 application fee.
  • Official proof of English Language Proficiency. 
  • Official SAT* or ACT results are required. 
  • Official copy of high school transcript or four-year educational record. International transcripts must be provided in English with grading scale or using traditional U.S. Education System grade scale. If your educational institution cannot provide this, your transcript must be evaluated through World Education Services.

Tuition Fee

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    37390 USD/year
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    37390 USD/year
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    37390 USD/year
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Living costs for Boston

  • 1560 - 3240 USD/month
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