Graduate School

Graduate Programs At-A-Glance

Earth Sciences (Twin Cities)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctoral
Graduate Education Faculty36
  -Tenured24
  -Tenure Track8
Student Headcount (majors)53
Student Headcount (minors)0
Current Student Objectives
Earth Sciences Ph D41
  -Biogeology4
  -Earth Sciences13
  -Geology14
  -Geophysics7
  -Hydrogeology3
Earth Sciences M S (see admissions note**)13
  -Biogeology0
  -Earth Sciences5
  -Geology3
  -Geophysics2
  -Hydrogeology3
  -Plan A6
  -Plan B0
  -Plan C0
Earth Sciences (nondegree)0
Geology (nondegree)0
Earth Sciences (minor)0
  -Doctoral0
  -Masters0
Program Contacts
Director of Graduate Studies (PhD, MS, minor)David L Fox
Graduate Program Coordinator (PhD, MS, minor)Jennifer A Petrie
Program Website
https://www.esci.umn.edu/programs/gradprospective

**Please note that many PhD programs do NOT admit directly to a masters. Consult the program's website for complete details.
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