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Indiana University Bloomington

Department of Geography

Bloomington, IN

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Overview

Indiana University Bloomington / Department of Geography is located in Bloomington, IN.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 4
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

29
Applied
16
Accepted
6
Enrolled
55%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
65
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th December 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 15th November 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 620
TOEFL IBT score: 105
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits

Student Body

24
Total Graduate Students
16%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
83%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.17%
Black or African American 4.17%
White or Caucasian 66%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 8.33%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (58%)
Female (41%)

Faculty

25
Total faculty
Full-time - 11
Part-time - 14
Male (20)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Statistical climatology, dendrochronology, land-change science, cultural and political ecology, cultural geography, economic geography, geographic information science, spatial data analysis and modeling
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 701 East Kirkwood Avenue
Student Building 120
Bloomington, IN  47405
United States
Contact Dr. Daniel Knudsen
Chair and Professor
Email: knudsen@indiana.edu
Phone: 812-855-6303
Fax: 812-855-1661