University of Maine

Graduate School

Earth & Climate Sciences Program


5782 Winslow Hall

Room 42

Orono, ME 04469

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Earth & Climate Sciences Program

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Both the Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees require a thesis embodying original research. Entering graduate students should be well prepared in ancillary sciences, including, normally, a full year of calculus, chemistry, and physics. Preparation in statistics and computer programming is recommended. Fieldwork, supplemented by modern laboratory study and analysis, is a major focus of the department and the unifying characteristic of departmental research areas.


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Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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