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

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Houston – Clear Lake is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • At least 34 hours of natural science and six hours of mathematics are required prior to admission

Restricted States

District of Columbia, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, US Territories