Department of Geography and Geology College of Arts and Sciences University of Nebraska at Omaha

Department of Geography and Geology College of Arts and Sciences University of Nebraska at Omaha

Omaha, NE
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
28%
72%
student ratio
29
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
46%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geographic Information Science Certificate
    • Geography Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 7
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 1
    • * 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

46% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 15
    • Accepted 7
    • Acceptance Rate 46
    • Enrolled 4
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $45
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st July 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE , minimum GPA of 3.0, 15 undergraduate geography hours, transcripts, resume, and statement of purpose, 2 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, transcripts, resume, and statement of purpose, 2 letters of recommendation
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, IELTS required

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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students29
    • Female Percentage28%
    • Male Percentage72%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students29
    • Part-time Percentage69%
    • Full-time Percentage31%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian93%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty11
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%

Location & Contact

Department of Geography and Geology

College of Arts and Sciences
University of Nebraska at Omaha

6001 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68182
United States

Dr. Robert Schuster

Chairperson

Phone: 402-554-2341
Email: graduate@unomaha.edu

Dr. Michael Peterson

Graduate Program Chair

Phone: 402-554-2341
Email: graduate@unomaha.edu


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