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Graduate School

Geological Sciences Ph.D.


  • Major: Geological Sciences
  • Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
  • School/College: Arts and Sciences

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Fall and Summer Application Deadline: January 8 (priority for assistantships and scholarships)
Spring Application Deadline: November 1 (assistantships and scholarships not normally awarded for spring admission)

Required Documents

  • Statement of Purpose (a 200 to 300 word essay, explaining your research interests in Geological Science, your professional goals and your current plans for fulfilling your goals)
  • Resume or CV
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation (from faculty or other professionals in the field)
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS score (if applicable)
  • Undergraduate Transcripts
  • Graduate Transcripts (if applicable)

Applications Accepted for These Semesters...

  • Fall Semester
  • Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester

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