Research Master's | Department of Geography and the Environment

Research Master's

This degree program provides a foundation in geography and helps students develop into independent researchers through the master's thesis.

Program Info

Graduate Advisor: Dr. Reid Ferring

Administrative Contact: Keshia Wilkins

  • February 18, 2022 -Deadline for graduate admissions with consideration of Department funding (e.g., Teaching Assistantships).
    • International applicants should begin the application process several months prior to the application deadline to allow ample time for visa processing.
      • More information for international applications can be found here.
  • April 15, 2022 - Deadline for admissions (no guaranteed consideration for Department funding).

Our admissions committee conducts a holistic review of each application. Although a deficiency in one criterion will not preclude admission, top applicants will demonstrate strong potential in all areas. We seek students who are well prepared and fit with the research interests of our faculty.

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