San Diego, CA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
35%
65%
student ratio
72
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 1
fall application deadline
43%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geography Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 21
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

43% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 64
    • Accepted 28
    • Acceptance Rate 43
    • Enrolled 21
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 1st May 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 15th September 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, bachelor's degree in related field, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students72
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students72
    • Part-time Percentage81%
    • Full-time Percentage19%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian46%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races25%
    • Unknown or International Student19%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPhysical geography, human geography, biogeography, environmental resources, geographic analysis
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$798,889

Location & Contact

Department of Geography

College of Arts and Letters
San Diego State University

5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182
United States

John O'Leary

Ed Aguado


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