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Texas State University

Master On Campus
12 months
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About

The Master of Applied Geography (M.A.Geo.) degree with a major in Geography at Texas State University is designed to prepare geographers to use their skills and background knowledge to solve real-world problems with geographic dimensions. 

Overview

Applied Geography includes such sub-fields as Environmental Management, Geographic Education, GIS, Cartography, Land use Planning, Location Analysis, Land Management, Transportation Systems Planning, Applied Physical Geography, Geographic Aspects of Environmental Law, and Spatial Modeling.

Financial Assistance

Graduate assistantships are available to qualified candidates. 

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Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Research Design and Techniques
  • Multivariate Quantitative Methods
  • Regional Field Studies
  • Geographical Analysis
  • Managing Urbanization
  • Environmental Management.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • completed online application
  • $55 nonrefundable application fee
  •           or

    • $90 nonrefundable application fee for applications with international credentials
    • baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university
    • official transcripts from each institution where course credit was granted
    • minimum 3.2 GPA in the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work (plus any completed graduate courses) 
    • background course work
    • GRE (general test only) with competitive scores in the verbal reasoning and quantitative reasoning sections
    • resume/CV
    • statement of purpose identifying the student’s preferred degree and concentration and possible areas of research
    • three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

Funding

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