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University of Pittsburgh

Department of Geology and Environmental Science

Pittsburgh , PA

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University of Pittsburgh

Overview

University of Pittsburgh / Department of Geology and Environmental Science is located in Pittsburgh, PA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Geology and environmental science
Master of Science (MS) Geology and environmental science
Professional Science Master's (Pro-MS) Geographical information systems and remote sensing

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

70
Applied
23
Accepted
12
Enrolled
33%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$36,980
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Financial Support

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

Student Body

14
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Gender

Male (64%)
Female (35%)

Faculty

10
Total faculty
Full-time - 10
Part-time - 0
Male (7)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Volcanology; sedimentary geology; geochemistry; hydrology; geophysics; geomorphology; remote sensing
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,550,942

Location & Contact

Address 4107 O'Hara Street
Pittsburgh, PA  15260
United States
Contact Ms. Cindy Niznik
Administrative Officer
Email: niznik@pitt.edu
Phone: 412-624-9070

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