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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
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • December 28
    fall application deadline
  • Not Reported
    acceptance rate
  • 6 Degrees
    degrees/awards 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
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • 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
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • 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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