Participating Departments and Programs
Students interested in the Planetary Sciences program may apply
for enrollment to any of the five departments listed below. For
general departmental information, click on the department name
to access its home page. To locate links to the admissions procedures
and academic requirements of each department, see the Planetary
Sciences Academic Program page. If you need more information, please
contact the appropriate graduate program representative.
After completion of the preliminary examination for the Ph.D. degree
in the departments of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences, Physics,
Geological Sciences, or Aerospace Engineering, students can choose
to apply to the interdepartmental Geophysics Ph.D. Program or earn a Graduate Certificate in Astrobiology.