2018-2019 General Catalog 
    Mar 22, 2018  
2018-2019 General Catalog

Geography, Ph.D.

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Geography, PhD
260 S. Central Campus Drive, Rm. 4625, Salt Lake City, UT 84112
BLDG 48, Gardner Commons

Minimum Doctorate Hours: 32

Admission Requirements:

  • Complete Master’s degree with thesis
  • Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • GRE test

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

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