Students take a break - Photo by Hue Ly

The Department of Geology provides courses and degree programs designed to increase students' understanding of the Earth, to continue their education toward advanced degrees in the Earth sciences, and to obtain rewarding career employment.

Our department is committed to providing quality undergraduate and graduate training that provides a well-balanced approach to geologic principles and disciplines with an emphasis on field research.

For tips and information to help you decide if geology is the right major for you, visit the Career Center's Students page. If you are interested in changing your major, please fill out one of the Office of the Registrar's Change of Major forms.

Students take in the view - Photo by Hue Ly