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Department of Geosciences College of Arts and Sciences Texas Tech University

  • Lubbock, TX
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 35%65%
    student ratio
  • 80
    total students
  • $6,062 | $6,062
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • June 1
    fall application deadline
  • 16%
    acceptance rate
  • 4 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geosciences Master of Science (MS)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Atmospheric Science Master of Science (MS)
    • Geography Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 11
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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 Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

16% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 133
    • Accepted 22
    • Acceptance Rate 16
    • Enrolled 14
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st June 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$6,062
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuition$14,486
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$2,655.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students80
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students80
    • Part-time Percentage32%
    • Full-time Percentage68%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian88%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty26
    • Full-time Percentage92%
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Female Percentage15%
    • Male Percentage85%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSedimentology and paleontology, geophysics, geochemistry, geospatial technology, hurricanes and severe storms
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,435,115

Location & Contact

Department of Geosciences

College of Arts and Sciences
Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX 79409
United States

Dr. Calvin Barnes

Chairman

Phone: 806-742-3102
Fax: 806-742-0100
Email: cal.barnes@ttu.edu

Dr. Seiichi Nagihara

Associate Professor

Phone: 806-742-3102
Fax: 806-724-0100
Email: seiichi.nagihara@ttu.edu



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