Master of Science in Environmental Science
University of Houston – Clear Lake

Program Details

The online MS in Environmental Science degree program from the University of Houston – Clear Lake prepares students for careers in petroleum, medicine, consulting, and the government/public sector. The curriculum offers specializations in environmental biology, environmental chemistry, and environmental geology, and explores topics such as:

  • Environmental Sampling & Analysis
  • Toxicology
  • Environmental Remediation
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Hydrology
  • Geospatial & Geographical Information Systems
  • Aquatic & Marine Biology
  • Wetland Ecology


  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 34 hours of natural science and six hours of mathematics are required prior to admission
  • Candidates should have a "B" average (GPA) 3.0 on the last 60 hours of credit
  • GRE scores
  • Statement of goals and objectives

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Restricted States

District of Columbia, Pennsylvania, US Territories, Wisconsin