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Geological Engineering

University of Utah

12 months
Duration
18860 USD/year
18860 USD/year
6110 USD/year
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About

The Department of Geology and Geophysics at the University of Utah is a highly ranked earth science department offering graduate degrees in three programs: Geology (M.S./Ph.D.), Geophysics (M.S./Ph.D.), and Geological Engineering (M.S./M.S.Eng./Ph.D.). 

Overview

The department will consider applicants to all programs who have previously completed either a bachelor’s or master’s degree in geoscience or a related field. Although completion of a master’s degree is not required for admission, competitive applicants to our Ph.D. program will be able to demonstrate previous research experience at the bachelor’s or master’s level.

Within the Geological Engineering department at the University of Utah, areas of research specialization include structural geology and tectonics, stable isotope geochemistry, metamorphic petrology, geochronology, stratigraphy, sedimentology, petroleum geology, paleontology, environmental geology, paleoclimatology, geothermics, ground water and surface water hydrology, igneous petrology, aqueous geochemistry, economic geology, exploration seismology, earthquake seismology, and electromagnetics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Solid Earth and Tectonic Process
  • Energy Geosciences
  • Surface and Hydrologic Processes
  • Isotopic Geochemistry & Biogeochemistry
  • Paleobiology & Evolution

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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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.
80

Credits

30 alternative credits

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.
3

English requirements

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
Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic Transcripts
  • Letters of Reference
  • CV or resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Payment
  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9430 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    18860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9430 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    6110 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3055 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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