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Application Instructions


The M.S. in Environmental Sciences is an interdisciplinary program and as such, applicants may have undergraduate backgrounds across a wide range of disciplines. The curriculum is designed to develop quantitative skills and provide research practice for graduates; it is recommended, though not required, that students have some foundational coursework in statistics

Applicants to the Master of Science in Environmental Sciences must complete the application through the Emory Laney Graduate School.

Applicants must submit the following information for admission consideration:

  • Emory Laney Graduate School Application
  • The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is recommended, but not required (scores must be from the last five years)
  • Transcripts from all colleges attended
  • Statement of Purpose: In addition to the general requirements set forth by the Laney Graduate School for the Statement of Purpose, please address how your research interests match with one or two faculty members within the Department of Environmental Sciences.
  • Identify Possible Faculty Mentor: Carefully review our faculty research profiles and reach out directly to an ENVS faculty member about your research interests.
  • Resume/CV
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Application fee

Application Deadlines for fall 2021 enrollment:

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Preferred Consideration: January 15, 2021
Secondary Consideration:  April 1, 2021