The M. It also includes a thesis. The Geography Ph. The department envisions master's theses to be demonstrations of a student's ability to formulate a geographic research problem, collect and analyze relevant data or appropriate literature, arrive at logical conclusions, and present the entire exercise in an acceptably professional form.
The M. The program requires a credit hour minimum. Students must pass an oral examination and write and defend a thesis. The program requires a 30 credit hour minimum. Detailed information on departmental regulations is included in the Policies for Graduate Study in Geography booklet available on this website. Ideally, work on the M.
Existing rules requiring in-person attendance at milestone exams are being temporarily suspended. Milestone exams include:. NOTE: All participants in an exam involving remote participation must be fully aware of what is transpiring and fully able to participate in all components of the discussion with the student and each other. Any material presented during the examination, orally or in writing, shall be seen and heard by all members.