81
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Department of Environmental Sciences

Overview

Rutgers University–New Brunswick / Department of Environmental Sciences is located in Piscataway, NJ, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Aquatic chemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Chemistry and physics of aerosol and hydrosol systems
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Environmental chemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Environmental microbiology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Water and wastewater treatment
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Water resources
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Exposure assessment
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Environmental toxicology
Master of Science (MS) Air pollution and resources
Master of Science (MS) Aquatic biology
Master of Science (MS) Aquatic chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Chemistry and physics of aerosol and hydrosol systems
Master of Science (MS) Environmental chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Environmental microbiology
Master of Science (MS) Water and wastewater treatment
Master of Science (MS) Water resources
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Air pollution and resources
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Aquatic biology
Master of Science (MS) Pollution prevention and control
Master of Science (MS) Fate and effects of pollutants
Master of Science (MS) Atmospheric science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Pollution prevention and control
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Fate and effects of pollutants
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Atmospheric science

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Oral final exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Thesis defense, qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

79
Applied
32
Accepted
15
Enrolled
41%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st Not reported No
Spring deadline November 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

81
Total Graduate Students
50%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
49%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biological waste treatment; contaminant fate and transport; air, soil and water quality
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
5,746,737

Location & Contact

Address 65 Davidson Road
Room 202
Piscataway, NJ  08854-8097
United States
Contact John Reinfelder
Phone: 732-445-4636