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What does Geological Sciences Program offer you?

Graduate School

Prepares for graduate school in geoscience/environmental science related programs.


Job and Internship

Prepares for job and internship opportunities in the corporate (environmental, mining industry, engineering), government (surveys, agencies, national park service), and academic sectors.


Professional Geologist

Provides core geology knowledge base for students to pursue the Professional Geologist licensure.


Conference Presentation Experience

Prepares students to present research in professional conferences and author/coauthor for peer-reviewed publications.


Student-centered Research

Provide student-engaged active research opportunities with hands-on work using top-of-the line techniques, tools and equipment.


Lab Analytical Experience

Provides hands-on activities using State-of-the-art analytical, instrumentation and computational labs and abundant fieldworks to understand the geology of Kentucky and elsewhere.


Study Away/Study Abroad Opportunity

Provide study abroad and study away opportunities around the world.


Academic partnerships with professional labs and universities

Provide opportunities for Academic partnerships with professional labs and universities.

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 Last Modified 2/2/22