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Agricultural and Environmental Systems, Concentration in Environmental Studies, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Greensboro, NC, United States
The Agricultural and Environmental Systems, Concentration in Environmental Studies from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University combines courses from several disciplines, which enables you to develop your creativity, analytical skills and imagination by discovering alternative ways of applying science and your communication and leadership skills to environmental problem solving.
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Overview

This Agricultural and Environmental Systems, Concentration in Environmental Studies from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University incorporates breadth and depth, and provides flexibility to focus in an area of interest to you. It is popular among students interested in careers as environmental scientists.

Career

A major in Environmental Studies will give you access to many great job opportunities. Our graduates are readily recruited by government agencies, Cooperative Extension, private industries, and graduate schools.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Some of the topics in this discipline include: 

  • climate change; 
  • resource conservation; 
  • environmental security; 
  • energy security; 
  • air pollution; 
  • water pollution; 
  • environmental justice; 
  • food security; 
  • environmental markets; 
  • environmental politics; 
  • environmental/ecological restoration; 
  • water quality; 
  • surface and sub-surface hydrology,
  • land management. 

Classroom instruction in these areas is augmented with experiential learning opportunities through internships and faculty-mentored research projects.

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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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General Requirements

  • International students must meet all criteria for unconditional acceptance into a degree program of study at North Carolina A&T and provide documented proof of ability to meet financial responsibilities associated with enrollment and living expenses.
  • Standardized Testing Scores (ACT, SAT) must be officially reported to N.C. A&T by the testing agency.
  • Submit Official Transcripts. Transcripts should be sent officially to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, signed and sealed, via postal mail. 
  • Submit Application Fee. A non-refundable application fee payment of $60 is required to complete your admissions application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8525 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    3540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1770 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Greensboro

  • 1001 - 1540 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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