Ann Arbor, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
60
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 5
fall application deadline
16%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geosciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and oral defense of dissertation
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

16% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 131
    • Accepted 22
    • Acceptance Rate 16
    • Enrolled 14
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 5th January 5th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline November 1st November 1st Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsJanuary 5
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students60
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students60
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian63%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races6%
    • Unknown or International Student24%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty34
    • Full-time Percentage82%
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchIsotope geochemistry, paleoclimatology, mineral physics, tectonics, paleontology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
University of Michigan

2534 C.C. Little Building 1100 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1005
United States

Dr. Christopher Poulsen

Chair

Phone: 734-764-1435
Fax: 734-763-4690
Email: michiganearth@umich.edu

Ms. Anne Hudon

Graduate Program Coordinator

Phone: 734-615-3034
Fax: 734-763-4690
Email: michiganearth@umich.edu


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