Geology, M.Sc. | University of Kansas | Lawrence, United States
24 months
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23951 USD/year
23951 USD/year
9989 USD/year
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About

The Department of Geology at University of Kansas awards Master of Science (MS) degrees, which prepares students for a variety of geoscience careers. 

Overview

This Geology degree program at University of Kansas, usually completed in two years, requires coursework, a research project and thesis.

MS in Geology Required Coursework

Geology has many sub disciplines, and the department tailors each student’s curriculum to the needs and interests of the individual. There is no departmental core curriculum.

Programme Structure

Required credit hours:

  • 30 credits, with at least 50% of coursework for the master’s degree taken at 700 level or above
Required Courses:
  • GEOL 791: Graduate Student Professional Skills and Ethics (2 credits, see below)
  • GEOL 899: Master’s Thesis.  6 credit hours for thesis research may count towards the degree.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.25

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts and proof of graduation
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Resume/CV 
  • Personal Statemen
  • Proof of English Proficiency: All applicants to graduate study at the University of Kansas must provide proof of English proficiency. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23951 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 23951 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    23951 USD/year
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  • In-State

    9989 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 9989 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Lawrence

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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