Department of Earth and Planetary Science College of Letters and Science University of California, Berkeley

Department of Earth and Planetary Science College of Letters and Science University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
64
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 28
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geophysics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Geology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 1
    • Doctoral Degrees 11
    • 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 Oral exam (MA), thesis (MS)
    • Doctoral Degrees Required, Required and candidacy exams
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 166
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled 17
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $70
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 28th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL 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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students64
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students64
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / LatinoNot Reported
    • Black / African AmericanNot Reported
    • White / CaucasianNot Reported
    • American Indian / Alaskan NativeNot Reported
    • AsianNot Reported
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more racesNot Reported
    • UnknownNot Reported

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTectonics, environmental geology, high-pressure geophysics and seismology, economic geology, geochemistry
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Earth and Planetary Science

College of Letters and Science
University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA 94720-1500
United States

Prof. Roland Burgmann

Chair

Phone: 510-642-3993
Fax: 510-643-9980
Email: ch_eps@ls.berkeley.edu

Margie Winn

Student Affairs Officer

Phone: 510-642-5574
Fax: 510-643-9980
Email: gradadm@eps.berkeley.edu


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