Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania / Department of Geography and Earth Science is located in Shippensburg, PA, in a rural setting.
Degrees & Awards
Master of Science (MS)
Earning Your Degree
Part-time study available?
Evening/weekend programs available?
Distance learning programs available?
Terminal master's degree available?
Entrance Exam GRE (if GPA less than 2.75)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis (6 credits) or 1 semester research project (3 credits) and internship (6 credits); practicum exam
Application Fee - Domestic
Electronic applications accepted?
Applications processed on a rolling basis?
Master's Degree Exam
GRE (if GPA less than 2.75)
Master's Degree Requirements
12 credit hours in geography or earth sciences, or a combined total of 18 credit hours in the two fields, or 15 credit hours in social sciences including 6 credit hours in geography plus 15 credit hours in the natural sciences including 6 credit hours in the earth sciences
Tuition & Fees
Financial award applicants must submit:
Application deadlines for financial awards
Types of financial support available
Scholarship and/or loans
Total Graduate Students
International Breakout (representing other countries)
Black or African American
White or Caucasian
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Two or more races
Full-time - 10
Part-time - 1
Location & Contact
1871 Old Main Drive Shippensburg, PA 17257-2299 United States
Dr. Thomas P. Feeney Professor and Program Coordinator Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 717-477-1685 Fax: 717-477-4029