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

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

Salt Lake City, UT
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
44%
56%
student ratio
86
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
13%
acceptance rate
10 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Geophysics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Environmental Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Engineering (ME)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Geological Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Engineering (ME)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 26
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • 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

13% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 228
    • Accepted 31
    • Acceptance Rate 13
    • Enrolled 22
  • 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 *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • 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 Students86
    • Female Percentage44%
    • Male Percentage56%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students86
    • Part-time Percentage42%
    • Full-time Percentage58%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty32
    • Full-time Percentage72%
    • Part-time Percentage28%
    • Female Percentage25%
    • Male Percentage75%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchIgneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary petrology; stratigraphy; paleoclimatology; hydrology; seismology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$4,104,097

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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