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University of Hawaii at Manoa

Department of Geology and Geophysics

Honolulu, HI

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University of Hawaii at Manoa

Overview

University of Hawaii at Manoa / Department of Geology and Geophysics is located in Honolulu, HI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Volcanology, petrology, and geochemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Marine geology and geophysics
Master of Science (MS) Volcanology, petrology, and geochemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Seismology and solid-earth geophysics
Master of Science (MS) Hydrogeology and engineering geology
Master of Science (MS) Marine geology and geophysics
Master of Science (MS) Planetary geosciences and remote sensing
Master of Science (MS) Seismology and solid-earth geophysics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) High-pressure geophysics and geochemistry
Master of Science (MS) High-pressure geophysics and geochemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Planetary geosciences and remote sensing
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Hydrogeology and engineering geology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 8

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

78
Applied
18
Accepted
13
Enrolled
23%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 1st No
Spring deadline September 1st August 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 580
TOEFL IBT score: 92
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 5

Student Body

44
Total Graduate Students
20%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.55%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 56%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.55%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 11.36%
Unknown 2.27%

Gender

Male (38%)
Female (61%)

Faculty

78
Total faculty
Full-time - 72
Part-time - 6
Male (60)
Female (18)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Not reported
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
3,790,000

Location & Contact

Address 2500 Campus Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
United States
Contact Brian Taylor
Dean
Email: taylorb@hawaii.edu
Phone: 808-956-6182

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