Degrees & Awards

Programs Offered:
Offers Environmental Sciences (MS, Phd); Soil And Water Sciences (MS, Phd).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, Thesis; For Doctorate, Thesis/Dissertation, Oral And Written Qualifying Exams.
Degree Program Information:
Part-Time Programs Available.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S And Doctorate, GRE General Test, Bachelor&Apos;S Degree In Natural And Physical Sciences, Engineering, Or Economics; Minimum GPA Of 3.2. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL (Minimum Score 550 Paper-Based; 213 Computer-Based; 80 Ibt).
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 5/1 For Domestic Students, 2/1 For International Students; For Winter Admission, 9/1 For Domestic Students, 7/1 For International Students; For Spring Admission, 12/1 For Domestic Students, 10/1 For International Students. Applications Are Processed On A Rolling Basis.
Application Fee:
$60 ($75 For International Students)
Student Statistics:
Average Age 27.

Student Body

Student Population:
9 Full-Time (6 Women); Includes 2 Minority (Both Asian Americans Or Pacific Islanders), 3 International.


26 Full-Time (4 Women).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2007&Ndash;08, Fellowships With Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $12,000 Per Year), Research Assistantships With Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $15,500 Per Year), Teaching Assistantships With Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $16,500 Per Year) Were Awarded; Career-Related Internships Or Fieldwork, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally Sponsored Loans, And Tuition Waivers (Full And Partial) Also Available. Financial Award Application Deadline: 2/1; Financial Award Applicants Required To Submit FAFSA.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Dr. Jianying Gan
Riverside, CA 92521-0102
Phone: 951-827-2712
Fax: 951-827-3993

Contact Info
Daniel Schlenk
Admissions Committee Chair
Riverside, CA 92521-0102
Phone: 951-827-2018
Fax: 951-827-3993

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