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Environmental Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Fort Wayne, IN, United States
University of Saint Francis’s Environmental Science program puts you in the heart of the action as you study one of the most pressing issues of modern times: the conservation, restoration, and protection of our natural resources.
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Overview

The world will literally be your classroom! Students participate in extensive field work — including opportunities for local, national, and international research and travel.

Learn by Doing

As an Environmental Science major at the University of Saint Francis, you won’t sit idle! Active learning starts your freshman year when you tap a maple tree, cook the sap, and process maple sugar. It continues throughout your studies in the form of projects, internships, & travel.

Projects: USF students have built rain gardens, bird gardens, and nature trails, helped maintain the restored prairie on campus, written trail guides, and led hikes through ACRES Land Trust.

Internships to match your interests! Recent sites include:

  • Get Fresh Farms
  • Steel Dynamics
  • Thomas More College Biology Field Station
  • Fort Wayne Metals
  • Omni Source
  • Allen County Department of Health
  • Indiana State Parks
  • Eagle Marsh/Little River Wetlands Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    128 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Biology
  • Environmental Science Seminar
  • Statistics
  • Intro. to Environmental Science
  • Engage/Foundations

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • USF Application (Free & online)
  • Common Application
  • Transcripts
  • Test Scores (ACT, SAT)
  • Reference Request Form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30380 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    30380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30380 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • $965 per credit for Part-Time students

Living costs for Fort Wayne

  • 830 - 1270 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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