Department of Environmental Conservation College of Natural Sciences University of Massachusetts Amherst

Department of Environmental Conservation College of Natural Sciences University of Massachusetts Amherst

Amherst, MA
location
Public
type
Small
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
102
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
45%
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Wildlife And Fisheries Conservation Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Forest Resources Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Building Systems Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Water, Wetlands And Watersheds Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Environmental Policy And Human Dimensions Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Sustainability Science Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 31
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

45% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 97
    • Accepted 44
    • Acceptance Rate 45
    • Enrolled 30
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students102
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students102
    • Part-time Percentage33%
    • Full-time Percentage67%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian91%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty45
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage22%
    • Male Percentage78%

Location & Contact

Department of Environmental Conservation

College of Natural Sciences
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Amherst, MA 01003
United States

Dr. Curtice Griffin

Department Head

Phone: 413-545-22640
Fax: 413-545-4358

Ms. Lindsay DeSantis

Supervisor of Admissions

Phone: 413-545-0721
Fax: 413-577-0100
Email: gradadm@grad.umass.edu


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