Program in Geospatial Information Sciences School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences The University of Texas at Dallas

Program in Geospatial Information Sciences School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences The University of Texas at Dallas

Richardson, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
41%
59%
student ratio
59
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 15
fall application deadline
54%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geographic Information Systems Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 14
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

54% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 79
    • Accepted 43
    • Acceptance Rate 54
    • Enrolled 14
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 15th May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 in upper-level coursework in field
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 in upper-level coursework in field
    • 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 30
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students59
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students59
    • Part-time Percentage32%
    • Full-time Percentage68%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino19%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian56%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian15%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty10
    • Full-time Percentage90%
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Female Percentage10%
    • Male Percentage90%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchUrban and regional development, artificial intelligence techniques for geospatial investigation, improvement of current spatial analysis and modeling techniques, demographic studies
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Geospatial Information Sciences

School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences
The University of Texas at Dallas

800 West Campbell Road Mailstop GR31
Richardson, TX 75080
United States

Dr. Fang Qiu

Program Head

Phone: 972-883-4134
Fax: 972-883-2735
Email: ffqiu@utdallas.edu

Dr. Daniel Griffith

Doctoral Advisor

Phone: 972-883-4950
Fax: 972-883-6297
Email: dagriffith@utdallas.edu


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