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Doctor of Philosophy Earth, Space and Physical Science
University of Lethbridgewww.uleth.ca/future-student
Each year, close to 7,500 students from across Alberta and around the world call the U of L Lethbridge campus home. Another 1,000 students attend our campuses in Calgary and Edmonton. Representing more than 80 countries, our diverse student body is made up of creative thinkers focused on achievement.
The U of L's small classes - on average 32 students - encourage a sense of community and support between students, faculty and staff by allowing for one-on-one interaction. Students at the University of Lethbridge are free to discover their passions while pursuing their career goals. As a U of L student, you will learn from world-renowned professors who care about your success. The U of L is also a place where you can enhance your education through work opportunities, international exchange programs and research, an experience at other institutions that is normally reserved only for graduate students.
At the University of Lethbridge, you can choose from more than 150 programs offered in 6 Faculties and Schools, pursuing a degree in Arts & Science, Education, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Management or Graduate studies. The University's liberal education environment enables you to explore other areas of interest as well, which gives your degree the flexibility on which you can build a career.
Every service provided by the University is geared toward enhancing your university experience. Students can go to concerts, see the latest theatre productions, cheer on the Pronghorns athletic teams, stay active in a state-of-the-art fitness facility, take part in cultural awareness weeks or join a variety of clubs around campus. No dream is too big or small. The University of Lethbridge cares about your success and promises to provide you with all of the support that you'll need to ensure that your education combines your passions with experiences so you can succeed no matter where you decide to take your degree.
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Program Type Doctoral
Credential Type Degree
Length 4 Years
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
A master’s degree, or its academic equivalent, in the discipline of interest or in a closely cognate discipline from a recognized degree-granting university. Evidence of scholarly competence (cumulative grade point average of 3.50, on a 4.00 scale, on all graded master's-level courses). Applicants are considered on a case-by-case basis.
This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Student Aid Alberta for the funding year 2018/08/01 to 2019/07/31*.
Tuition $5,838.00 Year One
Books/Supplies/Instruments $1,500.00 Year One
Mandatory Fees $1,338.00 Year One
* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Student Aid Alberta and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.
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Updated May 22, 2018. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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