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Department of Geology and Geophysics College of Mines and Earth Sciences University of Utah

  • Salt Lake City, UT
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 35%65%
    student ratio
  • 75
    total students
  • $5,259 | $18,569
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 15
    fall application deadline
  • 17%
    acceptance rate
  • 10 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Environmental Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Engineering (ME)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Geophysics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Geological Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Engineering (ME)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 13
    • 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? No
    • 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

17% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 220
    • Accepted 38
    • Acceptance Rate 17
    • Enrolled 24
  • 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 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, minimum GPA of 3.25
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.25
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 500 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, stipends

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students75
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students75
    • Part-time Percentage24%
    • Full-time Percentage76%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian86%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty29
    • Full-time Percentage72%
    • Part-time Percentage28%
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchIgneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary petrology; ore deposits; aqueous geochemistry; isotope geochemistry; heat flow
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,860,770

Location & Contact

Department of Geology and Geophysics

College of Mines and Earth Sciences
University of Utah

Frederick A. Sutton Building, Room 383 115 South 1460 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
United States

Dr. John Bartley

Chair

Phone: 801-585-1670
Fax: 801-581-7065
Email: john.bartley@utah.edu

Dr. Gabriel Bowen

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 801-585-7925
Fax: 801-581-7065
Email: gabe.bowen@utah.edu



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