Skip to Navigation
University of Utah    
 
    
 
  Nov 19, 2017
 
2017-2018 General Catalog

Geography, Ph.D.


Return to College of Social & Behavioral Science Return to: College of Social & Behavioral Science

Click HERE for Learning Outcomes

Geography, PhD
www.geog.utah.edu
332 S. 1400 E., BLDG 73, Rm. 217, Salt Lake City, UT 84112
801-581-8218

Minimum Doctorate Hours: 32

Admission Requirements:

  • Complete Master’s degree with thesis.
  • GRE test
  • Complete WRTG 6000  or WRTG 7060  or equivalent proficiency prior to admission.

Graduation Requirements:

  • Must complete a minimum of 32 hours of graduate courses.
  • Must complete no fewer than three full years of approved graduate work.
  • Must complete two consecutive (9 hour minimum) semesters in residency at the U of U.
  • Must maintain minimum GPA of 3.0 in all graduate courses.
  • All graduate courses must be completed with a B- or better.
  • Successfully complete a written and oral qualifying examination plus a final oral examination (dissertation defense).

Core Courses


(Complete 5 courses)

Elective Courses


Complete a minimum of 4 credit hours of 6000+ level courses

Research Hours


Return to College of Social & Behavioral Science Return to: College of Social & Behavioral Science