Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Colorado Denver

Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Colorado Denver

Denver, CO
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
73%
27%
student ratio
48
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 20
fall application deadline
65%
acceptance rate
7 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Environmental Sciences Master of Science (MS) [air quality]
      Master of Science (MS) [ecosystems]
      Master of Science (MS) [environmental health]
      Master of Science (MS) [environmental science education]
      Master of Science (MS) [geo-spatial analysis]
      Master of Science (MS) [hazardous waste]
      Master of Science (MS) [water quality]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 10
    • 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 Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

65% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 40
    • Accepted 26
    • Acceptance Rate 65
    • Enrolled 14
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 20th January 20th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, BA in one of the natural/physical sciences or engineering (or equivalent background); prerequisite coursework in calculus and physics (one semester each), and general chemistry with lab and general biology with lab (two semesters each), three letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 537 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS 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 1
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Female Percentage73%
    • Male Percentage27%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Part-time Percentage19%
    • Full-time Percentage81%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian82%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty14
    • Full-time Percentage79%
    • Part-time Percentage21%
    • Female Percentage29%
    • Male Percentage71%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAir quality, environmental health, ecosystems, hazardous waste, water quality, geo-spatial analysis and environmental science education
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
University of Colorado Denver

Campus Box 172 PO Box 173364
Denver, CO 80217
United States

Dr. Frederick Chambers

Director of MS in Environmental Sciences Program

Phone: 303-556-2619
Email: frederick.chambers@ucdenver.edu

Sue Eddleman

Program Assistant

Phone: 303-352-3698
Email: sue.eddleman@ucdenver.edu


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