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First Name *
Last Name *
Semester you wish to enter at WMU:
Spring Semester 2013
Summer I Semester 2013
Summer II Semester 2013
Fall Semester 2013
Spring Semester 2014
Summer I Semester 2014
Summer II Semester 2014
Fall Semester 2014
Spring Semester 2015
Other, don't know
Institutions and Degrees: Please provide a list of current and former educational institutions you have attended, including dates of enrollment/graduation, what subject/degrees you earned, and your Grade Point Average (GPA).
Previous Teaching Experience: Please describe any experience you have in teaching or group leadership.
Employment History: Please provide a chronological description of your employment experience, including job title and description, duties, skills acquired, major accomplishments, length of employment, and reason for leaving. Include all unpaid research appointments, volunteer work, or internships. For each position listed, provide contact information for your former employer (phone, fax, email).
I am requesting Financial Assistance as a:
Department hourly employment
Specific Academic Interests: Please describe your desired area of research interest or specialization. Be specific if possible.
Graduate Degree Aspirations
* Note that the prerequisites for these degrees are substantially
different and your choice will determine curriculum deficiencies upon acceptance
to that program. Consult the Academics section of this website for more information.
Ph.D. in Geosciences
Master of Science in Geosciences
Master of Science in Earth Science Teaching (non-thesis)
Master of Arts in Earth Sciences (non-thesis)
Career Goals: Please tell us about your career goals, what type of geosciences employment you are most interested in pursuing, etc.
References: Please list below, at least three references, including names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses. You should also plan to have your references submit Reference Forms to our departmental admissions committee. These forms are available on our website.
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores: If you intend to apply for an assistantship, please provide below your General GRE scores, and arrange to have these scores sent to us.
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