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Washington University in St. Louis

Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences

St. Louis, MO

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Overview

Washington University in St. Louis / Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences is located in St. Louis, MO.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5
Doctoral Degrees 5

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

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

61
Applied
18
Accepted
6
Enrolled
30%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

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

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15

Student Body

30
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.33%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.33%
Unknown 6.67%

Gender

Male (53%)
Female (46%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Planetary sciences; geology; geobiology; geochemistry; geodynamics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO  63130-4899
United States
Contact Dr. Viatcheslav Solomatov
Chairman
Phone: 314-935-5603