Department of Geography and the Environment Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics University of Denver

Department of Geography and the Environment Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics University of Denver

Denver, CO
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
36%
64%
student ratio
55
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
50%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geography Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 22
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required for some and Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees 1, Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

50% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 66
    • Accepted 33
    • Acceptance Rate 50
    • Enrolled 21
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, bachelor's degree, transcripts, and personal statement, three letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, master's degree, transcripts, and personal statement, three letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching 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 Students55
    • Female Percentage36%
    • Male Percentage64%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students55
    • Part-time Percentage95%
    • Full-time Percentage5%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino15%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian74%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty17
    • Full-time Percentage76%
    • Part-time Percentage24%
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGeomorphology, human-environment relationships, remote sensing and geovisualization, transportation, urbanization
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$71,974

Location & Contact

Department of Geography and the Environment

Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
University of Denver

Boettcher West, Room 120 2050 East Iliff Avenue
Denver, CO 80208
United States

Dr. Andrew Goetz

Chair

Phone: 303-871-2674
Fax: 303-871-2201
Email: agoetz@du.edu

Amanda O'Connor

Assistant to the Chair

Phone: 303-871-2654
Fax: 303-871-2201
Email: amanda.oconnor@du.edu


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