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Overview

North Carolina State University / Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences is located in Raleigh, NC, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Meteorology
Master of Science (MS) Oceanography
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Marine, earth, and atmospheric sciences
Master of Science (MS) Meteorology
Master of Science (MS) Marine, earth, and atmospheric sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Oceanography

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required for some
Final oral exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (for disciplines in biological oceanography and geology)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Final oral exam, preliminary oral and written exams

Admissions

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 25th March 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 25th July 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (for disciplines in biological oceanography and geology)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Research

Focus of faculty research: Boundary layer and air quality meteorology; climate and mesoscale dynamics; biological, chemical, geological, and physical oceanography; hard rock, soft rock, environmental, and paleo-geology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Raleigh, NC  27695
United States

Phone: 919-515-2011