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Department of Atmospheric Sciences College of Mines and Earth Sciences University of Utah

  • Salt Lake City, UT
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 31%69%
    student ratio
  • 35
    total students
  • $5,259 | $18,569
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 7
    fall application deadline
  • 22%
    acceptance rate
  • 2 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Atmospheric Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

22% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 50
    • Accepted 11
    • Acceptance Rate 22
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 7th January 7th Yes
    • 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 reference, personal statement, and resume/curriculum vitae, official transcript
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of reference, personal statement, and resume/curriculum vitae, official transcript
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 500 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$5,259
    • Out-of-state tuition *$18,569
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$841.00
    • 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 awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students35
    • Female Percentage31%
    • Male Percentage69%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students35
    • Part-time Percentage34%
    • Full-time Percentage66%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino11%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian82%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty16
    • Full-time Percentage56%
    • Part-time Percentage44%
    • Female Percentage6%
    • Male Percentage94%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchClouds, aerosols, and climate; numerical weather prediction; mountain weather and climate; tropical convection and storms; climate variability and change
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,901,803

Location & Contact

Department of Atmospheric Sciences

College of Mines and Earth Sciences
University of Utah

Room 819 135 South 1460 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
United States

Dr. Kevin Perry

Chair

Phone: 801-585-9482
Fax: 801-585-3681
Email: kevin.perry@utah.edu

Mrs. Michelle Brooks

Academic Coordinator

Phone: 801-581-6136
Fax: 801-585-3681
Email: atmos-advising@lists.utah.edu



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