United States Doctorates and PhDs in Geology
If you enjoy learning about the Earth and physical sciences, a doctorate in geology may be a good education path for you. Through this degree you could become a geologist, research the field or even teach the science at a university.
- Muncie, INMuncie, IN
Ball State University
The M.S. in Geology requires a thesis and is the traditional graduate degree leading to professional work in all specialties of geology in industry and government or study toward the Ph.D. Completion of the M.A. in Geology requires passing two standardi...
- Princeton, NJPrinceton, NJ
Our research spans a broad range of subjects, interactions in subdisciplines and involves fieldwork, labs, theory, modeling.
- Raleigh, NCRaleigh, NC
North Carolina State University
- East Lansing, MIEast Lansing, MI
Michigan State University
- Waco, TXWaco, TX
M.S. prepares students for professional careers in geology;M.A. prepares students to teach in high school and community colleges;Ph.D. prepares students for research and university academic careers...
- Houghton, MIHoughton, MI
Michigan Technological University
The Department's programs are designed to accommodate individual needs, backgrounds and interests; interdisciplinary study is encouraged. Major research laboratories include: The Laboratory for Atmospheric Remote Sensing, Subsurface Visualization Lab, t...
- Houghton, MI
- Ames, IAAmes, IA
Iowa State University
Programs of study are designed on an individual basis in accordance with requirements of the Graduate College and established requirements for each departmental major. Minor work is normally taken in aerospace engineering, agronomy, computer engineering...
- Dekalb, ILDekalb, IL
Northern Illinois University
- Cambridge, MACambridge, MA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences (EAPS) consists of approximately 40 faculty, 180 graduate students, 40 undergraduate stud...
- Tempe, AZTempe, AZ
Arizona State University
- College Station, TXCollege Station, TX
Texas A&M University
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Individual graduate programs are designed by the student and the student's advisor. Field work is normally required for Geology degrees. The department has extensive research and computer facilities, and an excellent library, as well as access to meteor...
- Pullman, WAPullman, WA
Washington State University
- Saint Louis, MOSaint Louis, MO
St. Louis University
At Saint Louis University the Geoscience program focus is seismology, including all aspects of earthquake hazard analysis, tectonophysics, physics of the deep interior, and geology of the crust and upper mantle. In addition to academic and institutional...
- Kent, OHKent, OH
Kent State University
The Ph.D. in Applied Geology prepares students for careers in industry and academic institutions where research into the application of geological principles focuses on solution to basic and applied research questions.
- Stony Brook, NYStony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University (S.U.N.Y.)
- Orono, MEOrono, ME
University of Maine
Both the Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees require a thesis embodying original research. Entering graduate students should be well prepared in ancillary sciences, including, normally, a full year of calculus, chemistry, and physics. Pre...
- Boulder, COBoulder, CO
University of Colorado - Boulder
- New Orleans, LANew Orleans, LA
University of New Orleans
The department of Earth and Environmental Sciences offers programs leading to the MS and PhD degrees in Earth Sciences, Environmental and Coastal Sciences. Specific graduate topics for research supported by the department are diverse, reflecting the div...
- Riverside, CARiverside, CA
University of California - Riverside
- Urbana, ILUrbana, IL
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
- Albuquerque, NMAlbuquerque, NM
University of New Mexico
International inquiries: c/o Office of International Admissions, Student Services Center, Room 140, UNM, Albuquerque, NM 87131With 19 faculty members involved in leading-edge research in a wide variety of research areas and a magnificent geolo...
- Storrs Mansfield, CTStorrs Mansfield, CT
University of Connecticut
- Missoula, MTMissoula, MT
University of Montana
- Tuscaloosa, ALTuscaloosa, AL
University of Alabama