Department of Geological Sciences

The Department of Geological Sciences has achieved a reputation for academic excellence and outstanding student-faculty relationships. It is small enough for all students to know one another and well equipped to support a wide array of research and instructional activities.

Why does a major in Geological Sciences matter?

Explore a Geology major with Dr. David Mallinson, Professor and Undergraduate Program Director

Why Study Geology at ECU?

Geology students plan ocean study

OUR PROGRAMS Explore the opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate Geological Sciences students.

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Dept Resources-Students teamwork

HANDS ON LEARNING Students get involved in research using state-of-the-art equipment in the lab and in the field.

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FIELD COURSE The undergraduate degree culminates with a 6-week summer field course in New Mexico and Colorado.

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