• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Given the natural habitats of our freshwater lakes and forests, a wide range of aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems is open to you to study and explore. This Environmental Science major prepares you for a future finding responsible solutions to local and global environmental challenges.

About

The Environmental Science program provides you with the option to focus on the physical or biological science of the environment by training in the fundamentals of mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, and earth science.

Environmental Studies Minor

Arm yourself with the environmental literacy you’ll need to address real-world challenges in the public or private sectors. Just as the strongest trees boast the deepest roots, this minor—offered through the Division of Humanities and Fine Arts—will provide you with a foundation in microeconomics, environmental ethics, geography or environmental sociology. Trek into careers in forestry, natural resource management, wildlife conservation, toxicology, sustainability and more and build a background to understand a range of complex environmental issues. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Cells and Organisms 
  • Organisms and Environment 
  • Biostatistics
  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
  • Natural Resource Conservation 
  • Geographic Information Systems 
  • Environmental Field Techniques 
  • Applied Entomology 

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    59

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • Submit an Application for Undergraduate Admission and Scholarship Opportunities.
  • Submit official high school transcripts and transcripts from any college or university where you may have taken college-level classes while you were still in high school. 
  • We require at least one letter of recommendation, so make sure you ask a teacher, guidance counselor, or principal to mail one directly to our office.
  • ZeeMee (optional): In an effort to get-to-know our applicants, we have partnered with ZeeMee, a free service that helps students bring their applications to life.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30823 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30823 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    30823 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30823 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Central

  • 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

  • Keuka College scholarships and grants. Scholarships are based on academic performance, and grants are based on financial need. You never need to pay back scholarships or grants.
  • Federal/state scholarships and grants. Depending upon your academic program and financial need, you may be eligible for scholarships or grants from the state or federal government.
  • Federal loans. The U.S. Department of Education offers several low-interest student loans to help make your education affordable. 
  • Outside scholarships. You may be eligible for scholarships from community organizations, private corporations, etc.
  • Alternative loans. If you’ve exhausted all other options, you may consider alternative student loans.

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.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.