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Applied Geography

University of Louisville

12 months
Duration
27374 USD/year
27374 USD/year
13260 USD/year
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About

Applied Geography from University of Louisville offers both thesis and non-thesis options. Students who choose the non-thesis option are required to take a written comprehensive exam near the end of their course of study. Students may attend either full- or part-time.

Overview

Applied Geography from University of Louisville course offerings and faculty research areas include geographic information systems (GIS), remote sensing, climatology and meteorology, urban and regional studies, quantitative and qualitative methods, medical geography, globalization, glaciology, hydrology and water resources, geomorphology, glaciology, transportation and location analysis, border security, land use/land cover change and the geography of food and race.

Graduates with Applied Geography from University of Louisville will: 

  • gain analytical skills and background knowledge needed to solve real-world problems with geographic dimensions.
  • experience a nucleated body of coursework designed to foster and support the theoretical knowledge and advanced skill sets demanded for the professional and academic/research fields. 
  • be capable and prepared for effective integration into a broad diversity of professional fields.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • History and Philosophy of Geography 
  • Advanced Spatial Statistics in Applied Geography
  • Qualitative Methods in Applied Geography
  • Research Design and Proposal Development in Applied Geography

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • A combined GRE score of 300 (1000 on the old GRE)
  • Major:  AGEO
  • Unit:  GA
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (graduating seniors can submit current transcript, followed by final transcript upon graduation)
  • Two letters of reference addressing candidate’s academic capabilities and readiness for graduate school, preferably from current or former faculty members
  • A statement of interest/intent indicating academic and career goals and how the M.S. in Applied Geography meets these goals
  • Application for Admission
  • Application Fee
  • English Proficiency
  • Financial Statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13687 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    27374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13687 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6630 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Louisville

897 - 1421 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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