Calgary, AB
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
40%
60%
student ratio
146
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
39%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geography Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Geographic Information Science (MGIS)
      Master of Science (M Sc)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 38
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required and departmental conference
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and candidacy exam, departmental conference
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

39% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 143
    • Accepted 57
    • Acceptance Rate 39
    • Enrolled 51
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $130
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline September 21st August 30th Yes
    • Spring deadline January 31st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 during last 2 years
    • Doctoral's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0 during previous 2 years, master's degree
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

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 Students146
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students146
    • Part-time Percentage27%
    • Full-time Percentage73%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / LatinoNot Reported
    • Black / African AmericanNot Reported
    • White / CaucasianNot Reported
    • American Indian / Alaskan NativeNot Reported
    • AsianNot Reported
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more racesNot Reported
    • Unknown or International StudentNot Reported

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty31
    • Full-time Percentage77%
    • Part-time Percentage23%
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGeographic information systems, remote sensing, geomorphology, earth system processes, urban and required environmental health research
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Geography

Faculty of Arts
University of Calgary

2500 University Drive, NW
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4
Canada

John Yackel

Head

Phone: 403-220-4892

Paulina Medori

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