Geological & Earth Sciences


Topics of Study

In this program, you will study evolution, composition, and forces acting upon and within the earth. You will take courses in chemistry, physics, and mathematics. You will learn about solids, liquids, and gases which make up the earth. You will learn about historical geology, geomorphology, and sedimentology; the chemistry of rocks and soils, stratigraphy, mineralogy, petrology, and geostatistics; volcanology, glaciology, and geophysical principles; and applications to research and industrial problems.