Professor Tina Niemi with students on a field trip

World-class education and personalized mentoring within a small community

Why Earth & Environmental Sciences?    
UMKC Earth & Environmental Sciences students contribute to research & the study of the earth processes & human interactions with the earth & the environment.

Undergraduate Degree Options

At UMKC, you will receive cutting-edge undergraduate research opportunities with world-renowned faculty; exposure to theory, experiment/observation and simulation; and have access to numerous connections to career opportunities.

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Undergraduate Research

Want to gain real-world experience while earning your degree? Get ready to lend a hand! Research is a significant part of the undergraduate experience in the Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences and we're here to help you get started.

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