Department of Geography and Environment Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Boston University

Degrees & Award

Programs Offered:
Offers Energy And Environmental Analysis (MA); Environmental Remote Sensing And GIS (MA); Geography And Environment (MA, Phd); International Relations And Environmental Policy (MA).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, One Foreign Language, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis; For Doctorate, One Foreign Language, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis/Dissertation.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S And Doctorate, GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test, 3 Letters Of Recommendation. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL (Minimum Score 600 Paper-Based; 250 Computer-Based).
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 7/1 For Domestic And International Students; For Spring Admission, 11/15 For Domestic And International Students.
Application Fee:
Student Statistics:
Average Age 28. 87 Applicants, 17% Accepted, 13 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
60 Full-Time (21 Women), 6 Part-Time (4 Women); Includes 4 Minority (1 American Indian/Alaskan Native, 2 Asian Americans Or Pacific Islanders, 1 Hispanic American), 20 International.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2011&Ndash;12, 4 Fellowships With Full Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $19,800 Per Year), 15 Research Assistantships With Full Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $19,300 Per Year), 11 Teaching Assistantships With Full Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $19,300 Per Year) Were Awarded; Federal Work-Study And Unspecified Assistantships Also Available. Support Available To Part-Time Students. Financial Award Application Deadline: 1/15; Financial Award Applicants Required To Submit FAFSA.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Robert Kaufmann
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: 617-353-3940
Fax: 617-353-8399

Contact Info
Christopher DeVits
Graduate Program Coordinator
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: 617-353-7554
Fax: 617-353-8399

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