University of Mississippi

Geology and Geological Engineering


215 Turner

University, MS 38677

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.- geology;M.S.-geological engineering;, Ph.D. - geology;Ph.D. - geological engineering.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Geology and Geological Engineering offers M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in both geology and geological engineering. Graduate study emphasizes fundamental and applied study and research in a broad range of earth science topics including, but not limited to, hydrogeology, structural geology, petrology, sedimentology, stratigraphy, economic geology, petroleum geology, waste management, numerical modeling to solve engineering problems, and scientific applications of geographic information systems technology.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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