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Students
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Overview

University of Wyoming / Department of Geography is located in Laramie, WY, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Geography
Master of Science in Teaching (MST) Geography
Master of Arts (MA) Geography/water resources
Master of Planning (MP) Geography
Master of Planning (MP) Rural planning and natural resources Community and regional planning and natural resources

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

13
Applied
8
Accepted
8
Enrolled
62%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

19
Total Graduate Students
52%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
47%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 63%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.26%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 31.58%

Gender

Male (63%)
Female (36%)

Faculty

5
Total faculty
Full-time (5)
Part-time (0)
Male (4)
Female (1)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Landscape ecology, landscape change, public land management, rural and small town planning, GIS
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
112,940

Location & Contact

Address 1000 East University Avenue
Laramie, WY  82071
United States
Contact Dr. Gerald R. Webster
Chair
Email: geography-info@uwyo.edu
Phone: 307-766-3311
Fax: 307-766-3294