Stony Brook, NY
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
48%
52%
student ratio
46
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
46%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geosciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Geosciences ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Geosciences ]
    • Earth Science Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) [Geosciences ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

46% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 50
    • Accepted 23
    • Acceptance Rate 46
    • Enrolled 14
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students46
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students46
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Full-time Percentage80%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian54%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races12%
    • Unknown or International Student22%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty17
    • Full-time Percentage82%
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGeology, petrology, planetary studies, planetary geology, mineralogy
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,219,066

Location & Contact

Department of Geosciences

College of Arts and Sciences
Stony Brook University, State University of New York

Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794
United States

Dr. Daniel Davis

Chair

Phone: 631-632-8217
Email: daniel.davis@stonybrook.edu

Crystal Garcia

Graduate Program Coordinator

Phone: 631-632-8200
Fax: 631-632-8240
Email: crystal.garcia@stonybrook.edu

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