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American University

Department of Environmental Science

Washington, DC

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Overview

American University / Department of Environmental Science is located in Washington, DC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Environmental science
(Graduate Certificate) Environmental assessment
Master of Science (MS) Professional science: environmental assessment

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 7
Other Advanced Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

17
Applied
16
Accepted
7
Enrolled
94%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Master's Degree Requirements One year of calculus, lab science, statement of purpose, transcripts, 2 letters of recommendation, resume

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

17
Total Graduate Students
5%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 17.65%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 76%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (29%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

12
Total faculty
Full-time - 7
Part-time - 5
Male (6)
Female (6)

Location & Contact

Address Beeghly, Room 104
4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC  20016
United States
Contact Dr. Stephen MacAvoy
Department Chair
Email: environ@american.edu
Phone: 202-885-1751

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