The Ph.D. program in geography is designed to develop the student's ability to conduct original research with special reference to:
In addition to meeting the requirements of the university and of the College of Social Science, students must meet the requirements specified below.
Admission to the doctoral program is based upon an evaluation of the student's academic records related to both the bachelor's and master's degrees, Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test scores, letters of recommendation, written statements, and other pertinent information such as professional experience and related achievements. Typical entrants to the doctoral program present a grade–point average of 3.60 or higher in a recognized master's degree program, which usually includes a thesis, and satisfactory scores on the GRE.
Requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Geography
The student must: