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Geology  Doctoral

Overview

What is Geology at WVU like?

Description

WVU offers MS and PhD degrees in both Geology and Geography.

Students come from places as far away as Nigeria, China and India and as close to home as Morgantown, West Virginia. Our mix of students is crucial to the educational experience we offer.

Most of our graduate students receive graduate assistantships from the department.

Application Deadlines

Each graduate program sets their own terms of admission and application deadlines. Applicants can only apply for admission for the terms displayed below. Any questions regarding the application deadline should be directed to the graduate program representative.

Fall: January 15
Spring: October 1

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Requirements

What are the requirements to apply for Geology at WVU?

University Requirements

To be eligible for admission into a graduate program at WVU an applicant must submit official, bachelors degree transcripts from a regionally accredited institution and hold a GPA of at least 2.75.

WVU operates decentralized admissions. Decentralized admissions allows each graduate program to set its own application requirements in addition to the University requirements.

Program Requirements

To be eligible for admission into the Geology graduate program an applicant must submit the following documentation:

  • Résumé /CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Masters Degree Required
  • Letters of Recommendation - Two

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