Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences

Masters of Science

For MS degree entry requirements and how to apply, click here. Additional useful graduate student material can be found here.
 
This page contains information about the MS degrees offered by the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences. For information about the PhD programs click here.

Environmental Geology 

The M.S. Program in Environmental Geology Graduate work leading to the M.S. degree in Environmental Geology is offered in Newark for full- and part-time students in collaboration with the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Rutgers-New Brunswick and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at NJIT.
 
A Certificate in Environmental Geology at Rutgers-Newark is offered to graduate students admitted to the Rutgers-New Brunswick Geological Sciences Graduate Programs and to students admitted to the NJIT Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Graduate Programs or other NJIT environmental science or engineering graduate programs provided these students successfully complete 9 credits from the following 3-cr. graduate courses offered at Rutgers-Newark:
  • Environmental Geology
  • Seminar in Environmental Geology
  • Hydrogeology
  • Environmental Geophysics
  • Soil Geochemistry; Geomorphology
  • Analytical Methods in Environmental Geology
Application Deadlines/Requirements: (contact the Graduate Program Director)
Deadlines: Spring - December 1st/ Fall - June 1st
Tests/Requirements: GRE General
 
For more information refer to the MS Environmental Geology Graduate Handbook or contact:
Prof. Lee Slater
Director of Graduate Program
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
SMH 136, 101 Warren St, Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: (973) 353-5034
E-mail:lslater@andromeda.rutgers.edu
 

Environmental Science

Admissions Requirements:
Applicants should have undergraduate degrees in chemistry, biology, chemical engineering, environmental engineering, environmental science, or related fields, and have a minimum of one year of college chemistry, and mathematics through calculus.
Students who lack an appropriate background may be required to take additional courses in consultation with the Graduate Advisor. A minimum undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale is normally required for admission. Full-time students, and those applying for financial aid, must submit Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores.
We also encourage applications from part-time students. All core courses and most electives are offered at night.
For further information, please refer to the MS Environmental Science Graduate Handbook or our web site at: http://www.njit.edu/Chem/grad/msevsc.html
 
M.S. and Ph.D. in Environmental Science
Prof. Lee Slater
Director of Graduate Program
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
SMH 136, 101 Warren St, Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: (973) 353-5034
E-mail:lslater@andromeda.rutgers.edu 
 

Master of Business & Science (MBS) with a Concentration in Urban Environmental Analysis

The Master of Business & Science is a Professional Science Master's degree combining a master of science in urban environmental analysis with a business curriculum. The MBS is offered in Newark for full and part-time students, and is a collaboration with the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences and the Rutgers Business School. More information about the MBS degree is available from http://mbs.rutgers.edu. For more information please contact:

Prof. Lee Slater
Director of Graduate Program
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
SMH 136, 101 Warren St, Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: (973) 353-5034
E-mail:lslater@andromeda.rutgers.edu
or the MBS office: http://mbs.rutgers.edu, 732-445-5117, e-mail us at psminfo@dceo.rutgers.edu