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University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Department of Geography

Milwaukee, WI

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Overview

University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee / Department of Geography is located in Milwaukee, WI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) International interests
Master of Arts (MA) Urban development
Master of Science (MS) International interests
Master of Science (MS) Physical geography and environmental studies
Master of Science (MS) Urban development
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) International interests
Master of Arts (MA) Physical geography and environmental studies
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Physical geography and environmental studies
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Urban development

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

18
Applied
6
Accepted
5
Enrolled
33%

Applying

56
Application Fee - Domestic
96
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st Not reported Yes
Spring deadline September 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

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

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 15
Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

19
Total Graduate Students
21%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
78%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 5.26%
White or Caucasian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 10.53%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (42%)
Female (57%)

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 413
Milwaukee, WI  53201-0413
United States
Contact Mark Schwartz
Department Chair
Email: mds@uwm.edu
Phone: 414-229-3740

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