Kent, OH
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
55%
45%
student ratio
44
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Applied Geology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Geology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 42
    • Accepted 27
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, statement of career goals, 3 letters of recommendation, and resume or curriculum vitae, transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, statement of career goals, 3 letters of recommendation, and resume or curriculum vitae, transcripts
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score of 550 paper-based, 80 iBT), IELTS (minimum score of 6.5), Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score of 77), or PTE (minimum score of 54)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students44
    • Female Percentage55%
    • Male Percentage45%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students44
    • Part-time Percentage27%
    • Full-time Percentage73%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian80%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student16%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty8
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%

Location & Contact

Department of Geology

College of Arts and Sciences
Kent State University

PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
United States

Dr. Daniel Holm

Professor and Chair

Phone: 330-672-4094
Email: dholm@kent.edu

Dr. Anne Jefferson

Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 330-672-2746
Email: ajeffer9@kent.edu

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