Professor Tina Niemi with students on a field trip

World-class education and personalized mentoring within a small community

Why Geosciences?    
UMKC Geosciences students contribute to research and the study of the earth processes and human interactions with the earth and 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 Geosciences and we're here to help you get started.

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