Geography, M.A. | University of California, Davis | Davis, United States
12 months
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11700 USD/year
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About

The Geography Graduate Program at the University of California, Davis, provides a strong core in geographic concepts, theories, methods, and traditions, with more in-depth course-work available in geography’s four main areas of emphasis: environmental sciences; methods, models, and GIS Science; nature and society; and people, place, and region.

Overview

Key facts

The Geography program at the University of California, Davis, emphasizes spatial interactions between humans and the biophysical environment, including landscape change and sustainable resource management, human and physical geography of diverse world environments, domestication and geographical dispersal of plants and animals, biogeography and climate change, acculturation of indigenous peoples and immigrants, indigenous agrosystems, women in development, and medical-nutritional geography. Master’s students develop professional competence in a topical and a regional specialization and in geographical information system skills. Ph.D. students develop refined skills in the acquisition, analysis and synthesis of information.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Ecology
  • Indigenous People
  • Societies and People
  • World Writing Systems
  • Women and Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement including your biography and reasons for wanting to study Geography at UC Davis
  • Three letters of recommendation (including academic letters)
  • Application fee $120 (U.S.) or $140 ( international)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11700 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11700 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Davis

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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