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Environmental Earth Sciences

University of Notre Dame

48 months
58843 USD/year
58843 USD/year
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Earth scientists quantify the geologic processes that affect the human environment. The Environmental Earth Sciences program is offered at the University of Notre Dame.


About this Degree

The Environmental Earth Sciences program at the University of Notre Dame blends the disciplines of fluid dynamics, hydrology, environmental chemistry, and geochemistry framed within the larger context of Earth systems and a focus on the geology side of the environment and planetary systems. 

The program provides a foundation in the physical sciences, with emphasis on processes that occur near or at the surface of the Earth and the impact of human activity on such processes. 

Course topics include: Dynamic Earth, Planet Earth, Global Change Geochemistry, Geomorphology, Earth Materials/Petrology, Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Environmental Isotope, Geochemistry, Mineralogy, Environmental Microbiology, Sedimentology and Stratigraphy.

Programme Structure


  • Chemistry: Fundamental
  • Calculus
  • General Physics
  • Engineering Computing
  • Planet Earth
  • Environmental Aquatic Chemistry
  • Probability and Statistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Notre Dame Writing Supplement via the Common Application or Coalition Application. 
  • Optional: Results of your ACT or SAT assessment scores - Notre Dame is test-optional for 2022 and 2023 application cycles. 
  • Official results of the TOEFL, IELTS, DET, or PTE Academic, if applicable
  • Official high school transcripts or record of academic achievement in secondary school
  • A letter of evaluation from a high school teacher in a core academic subject area who knows you well
  • Counselor evaluation (recommended, not required)
  • A non-refundable application fee of $75
  • A completed Certification of Finances plus financial documentation (see below) verifying the totals on the Certification of Finances submitted via your applicant status portal
  • A copy of your passport submitted via your applicant status portal
  • If applying for need-based financial aid, a completed CSS Profile

Tuition Fee

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    58843 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 58843 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    58843 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 58843 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for South Bend

885 - 1432 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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