48 months
18780 USD/year
18780 USD/year
8540 USD/year
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Environmental Geosciences from Concord University is a career-oriented, flexible major that merges traditional geology with applied environmental science. 


Environmental Geosciences from Concord University is one of only three geology degrees offered in West Virginia and it is the only one at a primarily undergraduate institution in the state. Concord's friendly atmosphere and small classes allow you to get to know classmates and faculty in a collaborative and safe learning environment. 

Program Learning Outcomes

Students at Environmental Geosciences from Concord University will seek solutions to some of our most challenging problems:
  • Finding adequate supplies of natural resources such as geothermal energy, fossil fuels, minerals, and water
  • Developing natural resources in ways that safeguard the environment
  • Maintaining the quality and sustainability of groundwater and surface water supplies
  • Reducing human loss and suffering from natural hazards and disasters, such as floods and landslides
  • Determining geologic controls on natural environments and habitats, and predicting the impact of humans
  • Understanding global climate patterns and the history of global change through geologic time
  • Understanding how naturally occurring elements and minerals behave in nature and how they affect our health
  • Advising policy makers on scientific and environmental issues that affect society

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Earth Processes, Resources, and the Environment  
  • Evolution of Earth Systems  
  • Environmental and Applied Geology  
  • Earth Materials and Minerals  
  • Petrology  
  • Sedimentary Geology  
  • Structural Geology  
  • Field Geology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have all academic records sent directly from the schools (whenever possible).
  • All documents must be in English or have a certified English translation.  
  • Send external examination results or predicted results.  Examples: predicted IB results, GCSE/IGCSE results, WAEC results, etc.
  • Explanation of educational gaps larger than 13 months.
  • Submit any additional documents requested by the Concord University Office of Admissions
  • English Proficiency
  • Official high school transcripts with an overall grade-point average of 2.0 Or GED/TASC transcript.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18780 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    18780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18780 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8540 USD per year during 48 months.


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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