The students in our undergraduate and graduate programs seek a greater understanding of the planet so that they may make a greater impact on the world around us.

Explore the World. Make a Living. Make a Difference.

  • Our students work in the field, the lab and with computers to study the earth's processes and human interactions with the earth and the environment through exposure to theory, experiment-observation and simulation
  • We provide faculty mentoring tailored to individual needs
  • Most of our courses have a small student to faculty ratio, allowing for more one-on-one interaction between faculty and students and an enhanced learning environment
  • Undergraduate and graduate students have the opportunity to work with world-renowned faculty who participate in cutting-edge research on the national and international level
  • We offer four undergraduate degrees and a certificate program, three graduate programs and four minor concentrations
  • Our graduates have successful careers in organizations including nonprofits, multinational companies, government agencies, high schools, research institutes and universities

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Career Paths for Earth and Environmental Sciences Majors