University of Idaho M.S. Hydrology degree is offered at two locations within the
state of Idaho.
Hydrology Program is on the University of Idaho Campus
in Moscow, Idaho and a satellite program
exists at the University of Idaho
Branch Campus in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Candidates must fulfill the
the College of Graduate Studies and of the Department of Geological Sciences.
See the College of Graduate Studies section of Part 4
for the general requirements applicable to
each degree. All graduate students in
this department are expected to attend the appropriate
departmental seminar each semester.
Master of Science. General
M.S. requirements apply. Major is offered under the M.S. Hydrology degree.
The M.S. Hydrology program (UI Main Campus in
Moscow, Idaho) requires an
undergraduate degree in the
sciences or engineering with a minimum GPA of 3.0 for
admission. Generally students must complete at
least two semesters of
chemistry, two semesters of college physics, three semesters of calculus, two
semesters of geology, and one
semester of statistics either as an undergraduate or as deficiences. A
30 credits beyond a bachelor's degree is required, excluding
deficiencies. At least 18 credits must be 500-level,
and of those credits
at least 12 must be 500-level Hydr courses, not including Research and Thesis
(see General Catalog for courses). A written thesis is required for which ten
credits (of the minimum of 30 credits
for the degree) are permitted. An
M.S. Hydrology non-thesis option is available under specific conditions
individual Hydrology Faculty members for availability).