60
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

The University of Kansas / Department of Geography is located in Lawrence, KS, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Urban Planning/Master of Arts (MUP/MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Geography
(Graduate Certificate) Geographic information science
Master of Arts (MA) Geography
Master of Science (MS) Atmospheric science

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 11
Doctoral Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

36
Applied
19
Accepted
13
Enrolled
53%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
85
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of reference, transcripts, statement of interests, resume
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of reference, transcripts, statement of interests, resume
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

60
Total Graduate Students
10%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
90%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.67%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 70%
American Indian or Alaska Native 11.67%
Asian 1.67%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (55%)
Female (45%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Physical geography, human/cultural/regional geography, geographic information science, atmospheric science
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 213 Lindley Hall
1475 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS  66045-7613
United States
Contact Nathaniel Brunsell
Chair
Email: brunsell@ku.edu
Phone: 785-864-2021