Department of Geography College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Florida

Department of Geography College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Florida

Gainesville, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
38
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 15
fall application deadline
32%
acceptance rate
16 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geography Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Tropical Conservation And Development Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Wetland Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Geographic Information Systems Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Hydrologic Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Applications Of Geographic Technologies Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees 9
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

32% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 55
    • Accepted 18
    • Acceptance Rate 32
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 15th June 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported 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, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students38
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students38
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Full-time Percentage92%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino17%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian65%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown14%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty13
    • Full-time Percentage92%
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Female Percentage31%
    • Male Percentage69%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEconomic development, physical geography, hydrology, climatology, tropical agriculture
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Geography

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
University of Florida

PO Box 117315
Gainesville, FL 32611-7315
United States

Michael Binford

Chair and Professor

Phone: 352-294-7500
Fax: 352-392-8855
Email: mbinford@ufl.edu

Corene Matyas

Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 352-294-7508
Fax: 352-392-8855
Email: matyas@ufl.edu


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