Pursing Environmental Science
Help society make the most of our Earth by studying the complex environmental problems facing it today. Whether a thesis or non-thesis student, you will lead independent research in a topic that supports your career goals in relation to waste management, pollution, water science, ecosystems and more.
Master’s degree in environmental science, natural resources, or a related field
The Ph.D. degree requires completion of 78 credits, including 45 credits of doctoral research/dissertation, one course in statistics or directed study, and active participation in at least one seminar course. Teaching experience is required and obtained through course offerings.
Lab fees vary according to the number and type of lab courses required in each Environmental Science emphasis.
To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.
EnvS graduate students have access to courses featuring hands-on training in eight colleges across the university, including Natural Resources, Agricultural & Life Sciences, and Science
EnvS students find internships with public agencies, non-profit organizations, private industry, and research institutions