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Department of Geosciences



Welcome to the Department of Geosciences. Our faculty are recognized experts in many of the subfields of geoscience and we encourage prospective students and visitors to explore the breadth of research and educational opportunities offered through the department.

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Atmospheric Science

Undergraduate Minor in Atmospheric Science
Master of Science in Atmospheric Science
Ph.D. in Geosciences (atmospheric science concentration)

Thunderstorms, Tornadoes and Lightning
Boundary Layer Processes
Wind Power Meteorology
Instrumentation and Data Analysis
Human Biometeorology and Climatology
Numerical Weather Prediction
Geology and Geophysics

Undergraduate Minor in Geology or Geophysics
Bachelor of Arts in Geosciences (major in geology)
Bachelor Science in Geosciences (major in geology or geophysics)
Master of Science in Geosciences
Ph.D. in Geosciences (geology or geophysics concentration)

Minerology and Petrology
Paleontology and Biostratigraphy
Planetary Science
Sedimentology and Stratigraphy
Structural Geology and Tectonics
  Geography and GIScience

Undegraduate Minor in Geography or GIScience and Technology
Bachelor of Arts in Geography (major in geography)
Graduate Certificate in GIScience and Technology
Master of Science in Geography
Ph.D. in Geosciences (geography concentration)

Physical Geography
Human Geography
Environmental Science
Regional Geography
GIScience and Technology