About the Program
The Department has a strong track record of career placement, strong faculty mentoring, and prides itself as being a collegial department without a strong hierarchy. A major strength of the Geology program of the University of Massachusetts Amherst is the strong faculty mentoring and professional development opportunities. Students have training opportunities in a wide range of field, laboratory, and numerical approaches. Many of our graduate students and postdocs take on leadership roles in planning and organization. Across the department, a strong emphasis is placed on science communication and outreach.
- Geological Mapping
- Structural Geology
- The Earth
- Glacial Geology
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesEarth Sciences Soil Science Geology View 75 other Masters in Soil Science in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Application with Personal Statement
- Application Fee
- All Transcripts
- Minimum of Two Letters of Recommendation
- Responses to four supplemental prompts (listed below) are entered at this link
- Residency statement (if applying as Massachusetts resident)
- Social Security number (if claiming tax education credit)
- TOEFL (for international applicants only)
International20380 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10190 USD per semester during 12 months.
National20380 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10190 USD per semester during 12 months.
In-State9342 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4671 USD per semester during 12 months.
Living costs for Amherst Center
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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