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Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Department of Earth Sciences

Indianapolis, IN

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Overview

Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis / Department of Earth Sciences is located in Indianapolis, IN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Applied earth sciences
Master of Science (MS) Geology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
65
Application Fee - International

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

23
Total Graduate Students
17%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
82%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 65%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.35%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (52%)
Female (47%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Wetland hydrology, groundwater contamination, soils, sedimentology, sediment chemistry
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 723 West Michigan Street, SL118
Indianapolis, IN  46202-3272
United States
Contact Kevin Mandernack
Chair
Phone: 317-274-8995
Fax: 317-274-7966