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University of Michigan

Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering

Ann Arbor, MI

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Overview

University of Michigan / Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering is located in Ann Arbor, MI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Atmospheric, oceanic and space sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Geoscience and remote sensing
Master of Engineering (M Eng) Applied climate
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Space and planetary sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Atmospheric, oceanic and space sciences
Master of Engineering (M Eng) Space engineering

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 33
Doctoral Degrees 14

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Oral defense of dissertation, preliminary exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

127
Applied
18
Accepted
10
Enrolled
14%

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

92
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (66%)
Female (33%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Planetary environments, space instrumentation, air pollution meteorology, global climate change, sun-earth connection, space weather
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
32,958,934

Location & Contact

Address Ann Arbor, MI  48109
United States
Contact Dr. James Slavin
Chair
Email: jaslavin@umich.edu
Phone: 734-764-7221
Fax: 734-763-0437