Department of Geography, Geology, and Planning College of Natural and Applied Sciences Missouri State University

Department of Geography, Geology, and Planning College of Natural and Applied Sciences Missouri State University

Springfield, MO
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
34
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 20
fall application deadline
48%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geography, Geology, And Planning Certificate
    • Natural And Applied Science Master of Natural and Applied Science (MNAS) [geography, geology and planning]
    • Secondary Education Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) [earth science]
      Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) [physical geography]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 32
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

48% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 27
    • Accepted 13
    • Acceptance Rate 48
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 20th May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 20th September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (MS, MNAS), minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (MS, and MNAS), 9-12 teacher certification (MS Ed)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

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 31
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Part-time Percentage21%
    • Full-time Percentage79%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian82%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student15%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty19
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage21%
    • Male Percentage79%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchStratigraphy and ancient meteorite impacts, environmental geochemistry of karst, hyperspectral image processing, water quality, small town planning
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Geography, Geology, and Planning

College of Natural and Applied Sciences
Missouri State University

901 South National
Springfield, MO 65897
United States

Dr. Toby Dogwiler

Department Head

Phone: 417-836-5800
Fax: 417-836-6934
Email: tobydogwiler@missouristate.edu

Mrs. Stephanie Praschan

Director, Graduate Enrollment Management

Phone: 417-836-5330
Fax: 417-836-6200
Email: stephaniepraschan@missouristate.edu


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