Environmental Studies, B.A. | Kent State University | Kent, United States
48 months
Duration
21578 USD/year
21578 USD/year
12471 USD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Studies from Kent State University prepares students to integrate concepts and knowledge on environmental issues from across multiple disciplines and to communicate about these in important ways.

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Overview

Basic scientific knowledge about environmental processes is used to inform different social goals. Students develop a set of key competencies in earth systems science, environmental social science, human-natural systems and sustainability science to be able to solve specific environmental problems.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this Environmental Studies program from Kent State University will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the environment and how it relates to human activity, human resource needs and human cognition.
  • Analyze the interconnections between environmental and human systems and how those play out in particular problem areas.
  • Evaluate how environmental problems are framed and how public attitudes and policies can be harnessed to provide solutions to environmental degradation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biological Diversity 
  • Nature and Society 
  • Career Pathways in Environmental Studies
  • Environmental Studies and Sustainability
  • Integrative Senior Project 
  • Environmental Earth Science 
  • Forestry
  • Local Flora 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National: Feb. 1 - Application Deadline for Merit Scholarship Consideration

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Other requirements

General requirements

  • New first-year applicants must finish secondary school in their home country by the time of enrollment to be eligible for university (comparable to the completion of senior high school in the U.S.). A student who has previously enrolled in a post-secondary (higher education) institution is required to apply as a transfer student.
  • First-year undergraduate applicants should meet the minimum requirement of GPA 2.5 on a U.S. 4.0 scale.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21578 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21578 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    21578 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21578 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12471 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12471 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 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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