46 Masters Programs in Earth Science 2020

A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.  The Earth sciences could be generally defined as the subjects concerning the physical realities of the planet. Students enrolling in this type of program might expect t… Read more

A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

The Earth sciences could be generally defined as the subjects concerning the physical realities of the planet. Students enrolling in this type of program might expect to encounter various subjects, such as geology, seismology and crystallography.

Master's in Earth Science

Read less
Other options within this field of study: 
Imperial College London
London, United Kingdom

This course covers a wide range of earth science subjects and their application to the full spectrum of hydrocarbon exploration and production.

This course covers a wide range of earth science subjects and their application to the full spectrum of hydrocarbon exploration and production. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography
Narragansett, USA

If your goal is to enter or advance in the ocean-science workforce, holding a Master of Oceanography (M.O.) degree can prove you possess the skills, experience, and credential ... +

If your goal is to enter or advance in the ocean-science workforce, holding a Master of Oceanography (M.O.) degree can prove you possess the skills, experience, and credentials that employers will notice, respect and value. Those who earn an M.O. are more than well-versed in current issues and practices, they are recognized as accomplished and proven professionals. The program combines traditional academic studies with professional experience to provide a distinct advantage in the job market. -
Master
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Universitat de Girona
Girona, Spain

¿Sabías que más de 1,4 billones de puestos de trabajo, el 42% de la fuerza de trabajo activa mundial, dependen en gran medida del agua? ¿y en esencia casi el 80% de los puesto ... +

¿Sabías que más de 1,4 billones de puestos de trabajo, el 42% de la fuerza de trabajo activa mundial, dependen en gran medida del agua? ¿y en esencia casi el 80% de los puestos de trabajo requieren, directamente o indirectamente, el acceso a los recursos hídricos? Un sector tan amplio requiere profesionales especializados en los recursos hídricos, con un enfoque multidisciplinar que facilite su inserción en un amplio abanico de empresas y entidades que cubren los diferentes sectores de actividad. En base a estas premisas, se ha diseñado el Máster en Ciencia y Tecnología de los Recursos Hídricos que incorpora las particularidades del sector y un método innovador de aprendizaje basado en problemas. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Oct 2020
Campus
 
University of Wollongong
Wollongong, Australia

The Master of Earth and Environmental Sciences is for students who wish to extend their knowledge and diversify their skill base within a range of sub-disciplines of the Earth ... +

The Master of Earth and Environmental Sciences is for students who wish to extend their knowledge and diversify their skill base within a range of sub-disciplines of the Earth and Environmental Sciences, and in particular, Environmental Science, Geology and Physical Geography. This degree will serve as a refresher programme for graduates wishing to explore specific combinations of topics in greater detail; a programme for professionals already practising aspects of Earth and Environmental Sciences seeking additional analytical skills, and as a stepping stone for graduates intending to proceed to a higher degree by research, upon completion of the programme. With the appropriate qualifications and laboratory skills, you can be awarded advanced standing for these preparatory subjects. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Luleå University of Technology
Luleå, Sweden

This program will provide the students with cutting edge knowledge in exploration and mining geology used by earth scientists active in the exploration and mining of metals an ... +

This program will provide the students with cutting edge knowledge in exploration and mining geology used by earth scientists active in the exploration and mining of metals and minerals. The program covers aspects necessary for an environmentally aware geoscientist. The teaching is in English and the program offers two specializations for the students; exploration and environmental geosciences. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
United Arab Emirates University College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

The Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems Master of Science Program at UAE University are the first of its kind in the region. It is designed to provide you with t ... +

The Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems Master of Science Program at UAE University are the first of its kind in the region. It is designed to provide you with the theoretical background and practical skills to start or advance your career in remote sensing and GIS. Our curriculum has been specifically developed to suit students from diverse academic backgrounds and professional occupations. No prior remote sensing or GIS experience is required to excel in the program. (Total credit hours is 30 for thesis and 34 for no-thesis). -
MSc
Full-time
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Boston University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Boston, USA

With an MA in Remote Sensing & Geospatial Sciences, your career options are endless. Private, public and nonprofit sectors demand professionals with advanced technical ski ... +

With an MA in Remote Sensing & Geospatial Sciences, your career options are endless. Private, public and nonprofit sectors demand professionals with advanced technical skills who can organize and analyze spatial data sets. From governmental planning, defense and transportation departments; to environmental, resource management, and public safety agencies; to consulting firms, research labs, and academia, your skills are in demand. -
MA
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Sep 2020
15 Apr 2020
Campus
 
University Of Genoa (Università Degli Studi Di Genova)
Genoa, Italy

This course aims to train experts that know how to combine the professional and cultural aspects of Hydrography and Oceanography with the most innovative marine environment su ... +

This course aims to train experts that know how to combine the professional and cultural aspects of Hydrography and Oceanography with the most innovative marine environment survey techniques. It is the only Italian Master’s degree course that prepares experts in hydrography and oceanography in an international environment and conforms with the recognized standards of the International Board of Standards of Competence, FIG/IHO/ICA Hydrographic Surveyor Category A Course. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
VSB - Technical University of Ostrava
Ostrava, Czech Republic

Field of master study of Geotechnics takes one and half years. It takes the Geotechnics bachelor degree up. The knowledge acquired in the bachelor course of geotechnics is fur ... +

Field of master study of Geotechnics takes one and half years. It takes the Geotechnics bachelor degree up. The knowledge acquired in the bachelor course of geotechnics is further developed in two trends. -
Master
Full-time
18 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
UCD College of Engineering and Architecture
Dublin, Ireland

This programme prepares graduates to work in the broad field of environmental protection and management. Students in this programme will gain advanced theoretical and conceptu ... +

This programme prepares graduates to work in the broad field of environmental protection and management. Students in this programme will gain advanced theoretical and conceptual knowledge and understanding in the area of environmental engineering on topics such as engineering hydrology, environmental modelling, water and wastewater treatment, solid waste management, and environmental data analysis, among others. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Czech University Of Life Sciences Faculty of Environmental Sciences
Prague, Czech Republic

Environmental Geosciences graduates will gain the necessary theoretical and practical knowledge of Earth sciences, specifically in the field of geology, environmental geochemi ... +

Environmental Geosciences graduates will gain the necessary theoretical and practical knowledge of Earth sciences, specifically in the field of geology, environmental geochemistry (e.g., environmental contamination), environmental hydrogeology and paleoecology (e.g., global climate development). -
Master
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Rice University | Wiess School of Natural Sciences
Houston, USA

This degree is designed for students who wish to become proficient in applying geological knowledge and geophysical methods to finding and developing reserves of oil and natur ... +

This degree is designed for students who wish to become proficient in applying geological knowledge and geophysical methods to finding and developing reserves of oil and natural gas. Students can specialize in two focus areas: geology and geophysics. The geology focus area prepares students to be explorationists, with strong skills in using seismic and other geophysical methods along with geological principles to find oil and natural gas. The geophysics focus area prepares students to become technical experts in aspects of exploration seismology. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
German University of Technology in Oman
Muscat, Oman

The Master of Science in Applied Geosciences provides students with theoretical and technical expertise in hydrogeology, petroleum geology, and mineral resources geology.

The Master of Science in Applied Geosciences provides students with theoretical and technical expertise in hydrogeology, petroleum geology, and mineral resources geology. -
MSc
Part-time
6 semesters
English
Oct 2020
15 Sep 2020
Campus
 
Stockholm University
Östermalm, Sweden

Many environmental risks and societal concerns are directly related to the way we manage our land and water environments. This program provides extended knowledge about water ... +

Many environmental risks and societal concerns are directly related to the way we manage our land and water environments. This program provides extended knowledge about water and soil systems, including pollution spreading and associated risks for society. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
31 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Ghent University - Faculty of Bioscience Engineering
Ghent, Belgium

The International Master of Science in Soils and Global Change (IMSOGLO) programme aims at teaching the knowledge, tools, technologies and applications in the context of soils ... +

The International Master of Science in Soils and Global Change (IMSOGLO) programme aims at teaching the knowledge, tools, technologies and applications in the context of soils and global change by bringing together the expertise of research groups at 4 renown EU universities -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus