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Department of Geological Sciences College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Florida

  • Gainesville, FL
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 49%51%
    student ratio
  • 43
    total students
  • $12,640 | $30,000
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 15
    fall application deadline
  • 28%
    acceptance rate
  • 11 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Master of Science in Teaching (MST)
    • Hydrologic Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Tropical Conservation And Development Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Master of Science in Teaching (MST)
    • Wetland Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Master of Science in Teaching (MST)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 9
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • 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? Not reported
    • 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

28% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 83
    • Accepted 24
    • Acceptance Rate 28
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test , minimum GPA 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test , minimum GPA 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$12,640
    • Out-of-state tuition *$30,000
    • 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • 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

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students43
    • Female Percentage49%
    • Male Percentage51%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students43
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Full-time Percentage88%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian93%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty26
    • Full-time Percentage85%
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Female Percentage15%
    • Male Percentage85%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPaleoclimatology, tectonophysics, petrochemistry, marine geology, geochemistry, hydrology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Geological Sciences

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
University of Florida

PO Box 112120
Gainesville, FL 32611
United States

David Foster

Professor and Chair

Phone: 352-392-7316
Fax: 352-392-9294
Email: dafoster@ufl.edu

Raymond Russo

Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 352-392-2231
Fax: 352-392-9294
Email: rrusso@ufl.edu



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