THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON

Department of Geosciences

We offer undergraduate and graduate degrees in Geology, Earth Science, Environmental Science and Geography-GIS


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Geosciences at The University of AkronIN THE GEOSCIENCE PROGRAM at The University of Akron, our professors direct dozens of graduate students and instruct more than 150 undergraduate students. Our research covers hydrogeology, paleoclimate reconstruction, climate change, sedimentology, geochemistry, geobiology, and geochemistry. 

You will have access to modern instrumentation for geologic and environmental research. 

The degrees we offer

We offer bachelor of arts and bachelor of science degrees, and students can participate in Honors College programs in coordination with their geology program.

For graduate students, we offer degrees in Geology and Environmental Science, in addition to programs in GIS. Graduate students in the department enjoy a wide range of research opportunities.

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Department of Geosciences
Crouse Hall 114 (map)
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-4101

330 972-7630

geology@uakron.edu