Department of Geography College of Arts and Sciences University of Wyoming

Department of Geography College of Arts and Sciences University of Wyoming

Laramie, WY
location
Public
type
Small
setting
37%
63%
student ratio
19
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
61%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geography Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Planning (MP)
      Master of Science in Teaching (MST)
    • Geography/Water Resources Master of Arts (MA)
    • Rural Planning And Natural Resources Master of Planning (MP) [community and regional planning and natural resources]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Yes
    • 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

61% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 13
    • Accepted 8
    • Acceptance Rate 61
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • 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
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL 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 availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students19
    • Female Percentage37%
    • Male Percentage63%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students19
    • Part-time Percentage53%
    • Full-time Percentage47%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian63%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown32%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty5
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage20%
    • Male Percentage80%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLandscape ecology, landscape change, public land management, rural and small town planning, GIS
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$112,940

Location & Contact

Department of Geography

College of Arts and Sciences
University of Wyoming

1000 East University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071
United States

Dr. Gerald Webster

Chair

Phone: 307-766-3311
Fax: 307-766-3294
Email: geography-info@uwyo.edu

Ms. Barbara Powell

Senior Office Associate

Phone: 307-766-3311
Fax: 307-766-3294
Email: geography-info@uwyo.edu


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