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Major: Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences


Introduction

Geological and earth sciences/geosciences programs focus on the scientific study of the earth; the forces acting upon it; and the behavior of the solids, liquids and gases comprising it.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Geochemistry
  • Geochemistry and Petrology
  • Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Geophysics and Seismology
  • Hydrology and Water Resources Science
  • Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
  • Paleontology

 

Careers You Qualify For With This Major

 

Schools That Offer This Major

SchoolCity
Century College White Bear Lake
Minnesota State University Moorhead Moorhead
Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato
St. Cloud State University St. Cloud
Vermilion Community College Ely
Winona State University Winona

 

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College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

Learn more about Programs of Study at your high school.

 

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