Kingston, RI
student ratio
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 15
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Environmental Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Environmental Science And Management Master of Environmental Science and Management (MESM)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied Not Reported
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 15th February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th July 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, 2 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, 2 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students7
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students7
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian29%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian29%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races13%
    • Unknown or International Student29%


  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty7
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%

Location & Contact

Department of Geosciences

College of the Environment and Life Sciences
University of Rhode Island

Kingston, RI 02881
United States

Dr. Daivd Fastovsky


Phone: 401-874-2185
Fax: 401-874-2190

Graduate Admissions

Phone: 401-874-2872

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