University of New Orleans

College of Sciences

Earth and Environmental Sciences


University of New Orleans

University of New Orleans

New Orleans, LA 70148

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering & Applied Science, Master of Science

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The department of Earth and Environmental Sciences offers programs leading to the MS and PhD degrees in Earth Sciences, Environmental and Coastal Sciences. Specific graduate topics for research supported by the department are diverse, reflecting the diversity of the faculty, and include among others, Igneous Petrology, Geophysics, Aquatic Ecology, Geomorphology, Coastal Oceanography, Coastal and Marine Geology, Sedimentology, and Paleontology.


The University of New Orleans is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

International Student Requirements:

IELTS - 6.5; iBT-79

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 30 for M.S.

In State Tuition (per year): 6000 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 18000 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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