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M.A. On Campus

Geography and Environmental Sustainability

24 months
Duration
40756 USD/year
35004 USD/year
12050 USD/year
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About

The M.A. in Geography and Environmental Sustainability degree offered at the University of Oklahoma is designed to give students a professional grasp of the concepts and techniques of geography. The M.A. degree can be completed with or without a thesis. 

Overview

About this Degree

The Geography and Environmental Sustainability thesis option at the University of Oklahoma requires 30 semester hours of graduate credit. Coursework requirements include satisfactory completion of Contemporary Geographical Thought (6973); Research and Writing in Geography (6953); two graduate-only seminars offered by the Department, and a minimum of four hours and no more than six hours of thesis credit. In addition, the student must write a thesis acceptable to the advisory committee and defend it orally. 

The non-thesis option requires a total of 36 semester hours of graduate credit. Coursework requirements include satisfactory completion of Contemporary Geographical Thought (6973); Research and Writing in Geography (6953); and two graduate-only seminars offered by the Department. In addition, the student must pass a comprehensive final examination. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Interpreting Society and Environment: Qualitative Research Methods
  • Research and Professional Development
  • Thinking about Geography and Environmental Sustainability
  • Research for Master's Thesis 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

30-36

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts and/or mark sheets showing the grades earned in each course (no consolidated mark sheets)
  • A degree certificate or diploma (not required if the transcript includes the name of the degree earned and the date it was conferred)
  • A graduation certificate if the degree was earned in China
  • A Diploma Supplement if the degree is Bologna-compliant

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40756 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20378 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    35004 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17502 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6025 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • Tuition per 18 credit hours

Living costs for Norman

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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