Degrees & Awards

Programs Offered:
Offers Geology (MS, Phd); Geosciences (MS, Phd); Hominid Paleobiology (MS, Phd).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, Thesis Or Alternative, Comprehensive Exam; For Doctorate, Thesis/Dissertation, General Exam.
Degree Program Information:
Part-Time And Evening/Weekend Programs Available.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, GRE General Test, Bachelor&Apos;S Degree In Field, Interview, Minimum GPA Of 3.0; For Doctorate, GRE General Test, Interview, Minimum GPA Of 3.0. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL (Minimum Score 550 Paper-Based; 213 Computer-Based).
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 2/1 Priority Date For Domestic Students, 2/1 Priority Date For International Students; For Spring Admission, 10/1 Priority Date For Domestic Students, 10/1 Priority Date For International Students.
Application Fee:
Student Statistics:
Average Age 33. 1 Applicant, 0% Accepted.

Student Body

Student Population:
2 Full-Time (1 Woman), 2 Part-Time (1 Woman), 2 International.


3 Full-Time (2 Women), 1 (Woman) Part-Time/Adjunct.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2004&Ndash;05, Fellowships With Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $10,000 Per Year), Teaching Assistantships With Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $5,000 Per Year) Were Awarded.; Federal Work-Study Also Available. Financial Award Application Deadline: 2/1.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Dr. Henry C. Merchant
Washington, DC 20052
Phone: 202-994-7123

Contact Info
Information Contact
Phone: 202-994-6190
Fax: 202-994-0450

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