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Graduate Application Process


MS in Geo-Information Science Graduate Application Process

Required Materials

  • $50 non-refundable application fee  
  • Official transcript or transcript evaluation, documenting a major in geography or a related field
  • Three references
  • Official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Miller Analogies Test (MAT) taken within the last five years. Those who already hold a master’s degree or higher or who have earned a 3.0 or higher in the Graduate Certificate in Geo-Information Science are exempt from this requirement. Review complete testing information.
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores, if applicable
  • Statement of purpose

Additional Notes

  • Students who have successfully completed three (3) courses of the Graduate Certificate in GIS program with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) or greater can enter the MS program directly with approval of the graduate coordinator. 


  • Applications accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed once complete.
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