Geophysics: Joint Doctoral Program

Geophysics (SI79)

San Diego State University and the University of California San Diego are accepting applications for the Joint Doctoral Program in Geophysics. The SDSU/UCSD Joint Program provides full access to the Geophysics curriculum of UCSD’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography, with additional specialized courses and research opportunities offered by SDSU faculty. Successful candidates must meet doctoral admissions requirements of both universities. Apply to your program of interest at San Diego State University. You will be instructed to apply to UCSD after initial approval for the program at SDSU.

Program Info

Area of Study Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Program Overview San Diego State University and the University of California San Diego are accepting applications for the Joint Doctoral Program in Geophysics. The SDSU/UCSD Joint Program provides full access to the Geophysics curriculum of UCSD’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography, with additional specialized courses and research opportunities offered by SDSU faculty. Successful candidates must meet doctoral admissions requirements of both universities.
Department Geophysics: Joint Doctoral Program / Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Major Geophysics
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Additional Notes

Students must first apply to SDSU. Upon recommendation, students are instructed to complete the UCSD application.

Application Deadlines February 16, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Check the website for SDSU application. Not necessary for UCSD application. http://sci.sdsu.edu/geology/jdp/opportunity/

Statement of Purpose

Required

Check the website for SDSU application. Not necessary for UCSD application. http://sci.sdsu.edu/geology/jdp/opportunity/

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website https://scripps.ucsd.edu/doctoral
Email siodept@sio.ucsd.edu
Campus Office Old Scripps Building, Room 22
Phone (858) 534-1694
Fax (858) 534-3206
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0208
La Jolla, CA, 92093-0208

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