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Kansas State University

Department of Geography

Manhattan, KS

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Kansas State University

Overview

Kansas State University / Department of Geography is located in Manhattan, KS, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Graduate Certificate) Geographic information science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Geography
Master of Arts (MA) Geography

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 2
Other Advanced Degrees 2

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
Thesis Optional
Oral exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

18
Applied
10
Accepted
7
Enrolled
56%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
Spring deadline August 1st August 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

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

45
Total Graduate Students
28%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
71%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.44%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 48%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.67%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.44%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (55%)
Female (44%)

Faculty

13
Total faculty
Full-time - 12
Part-time - 1
Male (10)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Human environment interaction, health and population, culture and landscape, physical geography, geospatial analysis and applications
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
294,540

Location & Contact

Address 118 Seaton
Manhattan, KS  66506
United States
Contact Charles Martin
Head
Email: cwmgeog@ksu.edu
Phone: 785-532-0136
Fax: 785-532-7310