Undergraduate Degrees and Futures

To learn more about our programs, careers, and being a Geology major, contact one of our advising team.

Degree Options

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Geology Is a Major for Students Who...

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Love Being Outdoors
Geology students regularly complete fieldwork in their classes.

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Want to learn about their surroundings
Geology students graduating from our program are experts in Cache Valley and Utah geology

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Are Interested In Natural Resources
Our program focuses on helping discover, manage, and conserve natural resources.

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Enjoy Thinking at Grand Scales
"Civilization exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice." - Will Durant

Geology Majors Study...

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Earth's minerals, rocks and the rock record

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Water, landscapes, earthquakes and other hazards, ancient life, paleoclimate, and more!

Alexis Ault
How to apply physics, chemistry, biology, and computation to answer questions about our planet

Geology Graduates Get Jobs In...

Water

Water resources and environmental engineering

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Energy and critical minerals exploration and development

Government

Land management and research agencies in government

Education

Secondary and higher education teachers