Jun 16, 2024  
2021-2022 University of Wyoming Catalog 
    
2021-2022 University of Wyoming Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Geospatial Information Science with Thesis, Research M.S.


The Research Master of Science degree (with thesis) is delivered mainly on the UW campus but with many online courses. Students work with a graduate advisor who will guide their thesis research and chair their graduate committee. This degree requires a combination of core and elective courses that can be completed in 2 years. 

Program Specific Admission Requirements 

In addition to University of Wyoming graduate admission requirements, prospective students for the Research Master of Science Degree are required to submit a statement of purpose describing their background and interest in the degree, a CV or resume, and two letters of recommendation addressing their potential for success in this master’s program. Students are encouraged to initiate correspondence with a faculty member who shares their research interests before applying. 

Semester 2


  • GIST Elective Credits 6

Semester 3


  • GIST Electives Credits: 9

Semester 4