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Outdoor Studies

Alaska Pacific University

48 months
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20350 USD/year
20350 USD/year
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About

Outdoor Enthusiast? The Outdoor Studies program of the Alaska Pacific University prepares you for a career doing what you love in one of the many outdoor professions.

Overview

The unique Outdoor Studies program of the Alaska Pacific University combines applied learning of field skills like skiing and kayaking in Alaska’s wilderness with rigorous academic coursework.

Month long block courses offered every semester provide opportunities for extended expeditions within Alaska, outside the state and internationally.

Whether you want a degree that puts your passion for outdoor recreation at the center of your education or one that will develop field proficiencies you gained through military service into a profession, APU’s Outdoor Studies program leads to relevant practicum and employment opportunities while you’re still in school and prepares you to graduate with the knowledge, the real-world experience and the professional network you need for a career in the outdoor profession of your choice.

Career Outcomes

A degree in Outdoor Studies from APU is a legitimate path to careers in:

  • National Park Service
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Wilderness Therapy
  • Tourism and Recreation

Programme Structure

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

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.
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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.
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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.

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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