Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences North Carolina State University

Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences North Carolina State University

Raleigh, NC
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
33%
67%
student ratio
112
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 25
fall application deadline
71%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Marine, Earth, And Atmospheric Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Oceanography Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Meteorology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 16
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

71% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 104
    • Accepted 74
    • Acceptance Rate 71
    • Enrolled 34
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 25th March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 25th July 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (for disciplines in biological oceanography and geology), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students112
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students112
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Full-time Percentage89%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian97%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBoundary layer and air quality meteorology; climate and mesoscale dynamics; biological, chemical, geological, and physical oceanography; hard rock, soft rock, environmental, and paleo-geology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences

College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
North Carolina State University

Raleigh, NC 27695
United States

Dr. John Fountain

Dr. Gerald Janowitz


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