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Earth and Environmental Sciences

Virginia Wesleyan College

48 months
Duration
36010 USD/year
36010 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Earth and Environmental Sciences is a multi-disciplinary field that addresses the interactions between humans and the environment. Study in this field includes an understanding of the basic principles that govern geological, biological and chemical interactions, as well as development of solutions to current environmental problems.

Overview

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Virginia Wesleyan is designed to provide a solid foundation in the earth sciences as well as supporting coursework in chemistry, biology, and physics. 

The programme

In addition to mastering concepts, students will receive hands-on skills to include field methods, laboratory techniques, GIS (geographic information systems) and research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Physical Geology with Laboratory
  • Environmental Geology with Laboratory
  • Oceanography
  • Meteorology
  • Field Experiences in Earth and Environmental Sciences

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).
6.5
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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.
80

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application.
  • An official high school transcript or comparable home school documentation.
  • A recommendation from a guidance counselor or other school official.
  •  An official record of scores on the Scholastic
  • Assessment Test (SAT) or the American College
  • Testing Program (ACT).
  • Students with a high school grade point average of 3.25 or above or an especially strong college preparatory curriculum may apply without submitting standardized test scores. 
  • A TOEFL score of at least 550 on the written test or 80 on the Internet-based exam. 
  • A transcript of grades from high school reported in English.
  • A recommendation from a high school official, written in English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36010 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    36010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36010 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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