MS Program in Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences Graduate Division South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

MS Program in Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences Graduate Division South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

Rapid City, SD
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
40%
60%
student ratio
20
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
55%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Atmospheric Sciences Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

55% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 20
    • Accepted 11
    • Acceptance Rate 55
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $35
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st April 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st September 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 520 paper based, TOEFL iBT, TWE required

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 awardsMay 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students20
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students20
    • Part-time Percentage35%
    • Full-time Percentage65%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian95%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty7
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage29%
    • Male Percentage71%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchHailstorm observations and numerical modeling, microbursts and lightning, radioactive transfer, remote sensing
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

MS Program in Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences

Graduate Division
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

501 East Saint Joseph Street
Rapid City, SD 57701-3995
United States

Dr. William Capehart

Program Director

Phone: 605-394-1994
Email: william.capehart@sdsmt.edu

Rachel Howard

Office of Graduate Education

Phone: 605-355-3468
Fax: 605-394-1767
Email: rachel.howard@sdsmt.edu


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