48 months
Duration
34500 USD/year
34500 USD/year
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About

The B.S. in Environmental Science at University of Lynchburg introduces students to the growing human population that are putting increasing environmental pressures on the planet. Environmental scientists must accurately identify and clearly articulate these challenges so that individuals and governments can take action.

Overview

The Environmental Science program offered by University of Lynchburg prepares students for a career as environmental scientists. This scientists must accurately identify and clearly articulate these challenges so that individuals and governments can take action.

Biology, forestry, ecology, hydrology, geology, and meteorology are just some of the subjects in this multifaceted course of study.

Environmental Science majors work closely on research projects and internships with professors, as well as with professionals, in a variety of settings, including our 491 acre Claytor Nature Center.

Careers

Lots of opportunities are available to Environmental Science majors including:

  • Government agencies
  • Commercial environmental laboratories
  • Private consulting firms
  • Teaching
  • Industry

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Earth And Environmental Science
  • History Of Earth And Life
  • Physical Geography
  • Environmental Geology
  • Conservation Ecology
  • Principles of Hydrology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

124 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • Official secondary school/high school transcripts
  • Certificate of Finance
  • Banker’s letter/bank statement
  • Letter of recommendation from a high school counselor, teacher, or someone who can speak to your ability to succeed at Lynchburg. 
  • A 250-500 word essay written on one of the following three topics: 1. Evaluate a significant experience, achievement, risk you have taken, or ethical dilemma you have faced and its impact on you; 2. Discuss an issue of personal, local, national, or international concern and its importance to you; 3. Explain why you wish to pursue an education in the United States and what goals you have for yourself in taking on this endeavor. 
  • Copy of passport
  • Interview 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34500 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    34500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34500 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

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

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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