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California State University, Northridge

Department of Geological Sciences

Northridge , CA

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California State University, Northridge

Overview

California State University, Northridge / Department of Geological Sciences is located in Northridge, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Geology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 12

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

19
Applied
6
Accepted
5
Enrolled
32%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline November 30th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

16
Total Graduate Students
6%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 12.5%
Black or African American 6.25%
White or Caucasian 62%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.25%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 6.25%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (56%)
Female (43%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Petrology of California Miocene volcanics, sedimentology of California Miocene formations, Eocene gastropods, structure of White/Inyo Mountains, seismology of Californian and Mexican earthquakes
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA  91330
United States
Contact Kathie Marsaglia
Chair
Email: geology@csun.edu
Phone: 818-677-3541

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