B.A. On Campus

Outdoor Studies

Alaska Pacific University

48 months
20350 USD/year
20350 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Outdoor Studies (OS) at Alaska Pacific University prepares students for meaningful lives and careers working with people in the outdoors through expedition and active learning. 


Students earn a Bachelor of Arts in Outdoor Studies at Alaska Pacific University. Our classes explore Alaska’s millions of acres of wildlands and thousands of miles of coastline and rivers. 

Competent outdoor professionals help provide unmatched opportunities to learn the skills and knowledge needed for a career and life in the outdoors. 


  • Your education and experience in OS will help prepare you for positions in parks and recreation, tourism, outdoor and environmental education, adventure therapy, and snow science. 
  • Students learn professional standards enabling them to lead and teach others, manage risks, plan programs, run businesses, and work on public and private lands.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Dog Mushing
  • Expedition Leadership
  • Wilderness First Responder

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Supplemental Application for International Students
  • Original/Official from all institutions attended within or outside of the US
  • Foreign Credentials Evaluation and Translation
  • Official Test Score results from Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Test System (IELTS)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20350 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    20350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20350 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Anchorage

1320 - 2000 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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