SFA’s geology programs combine world-class instruction with small class sizes and hands-on learning. You’ll have the opportunity to participate in unique research projects and get out of the classroom and into the field with our popular field camp. You’ll attend conferences and build a network of mentors and professionals.
By the time you earn your degree, you’ll be prepared for a rewarding, high-paying career in a variety of settings and industries, including oil and gas, mining, government survey, agriculture, environmental science and academic research.
Degrees and areas of study offered
The Department of Geology awards the following degrees:
Bachelor of Science with two program tracks
Master of Science
- Teacher certification, earth science (middle school)
- Teacher certification, life-earth science (middle school)